Behavior Change Essential to Net-Zero Emissions, says IEA. Here are 2 Ways it Can Go Further.
Payne Institute Senior Research Associate Greer Gosnell writes an opinion piece about how behavior change has long been a touchy subject when it comes to climate change mitigation. While many of us – the author included—have argued for broader and more rigorous research to enlist individuals in the necessary global transitions, some have argued that a neoliberal focus on individual responsibility is harming (or at least not helping) global climate efforts by distracting us from the real culprits—i.e. fossil fuel interests and policymakers. May 20, 2021.