If you are interested in engaging in research on the implementation of the Yale carbon charge, please review the current 2017-2018 project opportunities.
Key takeaways from discussions with Professor Grubb on the theory of carbon pricing, global experiences implementing carbon pricing schemes, and how these lessons could apply to the Yale Carbon Charge.
“We at the Sustainability Service Corps strongly believe that change happens at the small-scale, community level.”
“It can be difficult to engage occupants … where the consequences of one’s actions are ‘invisible.’”
“The Kroon Carbon Team is proposing that we … come together in an effort to share our collective knowledge on how to … take action to reduce our school’s carbon emissions.”
Yale’s campus has become a living lab for testing carbon pricing following a December announcement from the University’s President and Provost about a pilot experiment studying different incentive and information structures for reducing energy use.