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    • Electricity Generation and Emissions Reduction Decisions under Policy Uncertainty: A General Equilibrium Analysis 

      Morris, J.; Webster, M.; Reilly, J. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2014-04)
      The electric power sector, which accounts for approximately 40% of U.S. carbon dioxide emissions, will be a critical component of any policy the U.S. government pursues to confront climate change. In the context of uncertainty ...
    • Renewables Intermittency: Operational Limits and Implications for Long-Term Energy System Models 

      Delarue, E.; Morris, J. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2015-03)
      In several regions of the world, the share of intermittent renewables (such as wind and solar PV) in electricity generation is rapidly increasing. The current share of these renewable energy sources (RES) can still more ...
    • The Role of China in Mitigating Climate Change 

      Paltsev, S.; Morris, J.; Cai, Y.; Karplus, V.; Jacoby, H. (MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change, 2012-04)
      We explore short- and long-term implications of several energy scenarios of China’s role in efforts to mitigate global climate risk. The focus is on the impacts on China’s energy system and GDP growth, and on global climate ...