The Emory Climate Analysis and Solutions Team (ECAST) provides a forum for students from across Emory University to conduct climate-related analysis and advance climate solutions. See the “Projects” page for information on our current portfolio. For information on participating in ECAST, visit the “Join Us” page.
Energy 101 Summary Megan Campbell and Daniel Uribe have spent the last 2 weeks doing research on their course in both “how solar energy works” and “misconceptions with renewable energy”. We have finalised our research at this meeting and will be getting guidance from Jed Brody and Justin Burton on how to present the information
Health and the City of Atlanta’s Climate Action Plan Summary We are working with the City of Atlanta to assess the public health benefits of their Climate Action Plan. The initial directive is an executive summary of the specific health benefits possible from relevant action items in the Plan. We presented a draft to Jairo
Greenhouse Gas Inventory Update 2/17/2017 The Greenhouse Gas inventory has been progressing for the past 2 weeks. So far, we have been able to compile data from 3 major areas of greenhouse gas emissions: Stationary Energy, Transportation, and Waste. This gives us the exact Metric Tons of Carbon Dioxide that the City emitted in 2015.
We held our inaugural meeting on September 30, 2016 and our follow-up meeting on Oct 21, 2016