In this activity, students are introduced to the concept of Cost Benefit Analysis and learn how the costs and benefits of carbon abatement are calculated. They also learn to calculate the price of carbon emissions for an efficient global carbon abatement level.
About the Tool
|Tool Name||Abating Carbon Emissions|
|Topic(s) in Discipline||Cost Benefit Analysis; Carbon Abatement|
|Climate Topic||Energy, Economics, and Climate Change|
|Type of Tool||Lesson Plan|
|Developed by||Gautam Sethi (Bard College), Curt Gervich (SUNY Plattsburgh), and Robyn Smyth (Bard College)|
|Hosted at||InTeGrate at Science Education Resource Center at Carleton College|