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Feature | April 22, 2020

COVID-19 and New Opportunities for Energy Transition

By Joshua Busby (Minerva)

In this recent article by Joshua Busby, a Minerva-funded researcher, he discusses how recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic will eventually lead to a pulse of economic activity and higher pollution levels, but there will also be opportunity once this crisis subsides to support a low-carbon and more equitable economy. The impact of the energy transition on the vibrancy of local communities will be a key metric of success.