Atmospheric Integrated Research at University of California, Irvine

Davis quoted in Forbes article

Date: 
Sun, 04/11/2021

In an article on Forbes.com, AirUCI faculty Steve Davis is widely quoted on the increase in carbon dioxide emissions in the first two months of 2021 compared to the first two months of 2020.  This indicates an economic and societal rebound from the period of COVID lockdown.  New tools developed by Steve and his collaborators allow much more precise tracking of emissions based on source data.  “The idea here was to move away from annual energy statistics toward something that could give us a clearer picture about how energy use was changing in what we would call near real time,” Steve said last week in a virtual lecture hosted by the Beckman Center.  Read the article