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In Slate Op-Ed, Professor Lin Calls for Robust Governance of Solar Geoengineering

News Posted on May 18, 2021

Professor Al Lin wrote an op-ed for Slate headlined “Even Research Into Tinkering with the Sky to Fight Climate Change Needs Public Support.”  The op-ed explains that an experiment recently postponed in Sweden shows that solar geoengineering research, while necessary, cannot succeed without robust governance and public engagement. Read the op-ed.

Albert Lin is a professor at the UC Davis School of Law with special interests in environmental law, natural resources law, and evidence.