Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment


Relaxing Vehicle-Efficiency Standards Is a Truly Dangerous Idea »

July 1, 2018

Rob Jackson discusses the economic and environmental drawbacks of the Environmental Protection Agency's plans to roll bac

By Rob Jackson, Scientific America

A New Study Found That The Oil Industry Is Leaking A Whole Lot Of Methane Gas »

June 21, 2018

Rob Jackson comments on the underestimating effects of natural gas.

By Zahra Hirji, Buzz Feed News

Natural gas could warm the planet as much as coal in the short term »

June 21, 2018

Rob Jackson comments on a new study looking into the how "clean" natural gas really is.

By Warren Cornwall, Science Mag

Oil and Gas Fields Leak Far More Methane than EPA Reports, Study Finds »

June 21, 2018

Robert Jackson comments on a recent study on methane leaking reporting.

By Sabrina Shankman, Inside Climate News

Studies show groundwater holding own against drilling boom »

June 18, 2018

Robert Jackson comments on new study.

By Michael Rubinkam, WDTN

The Battle To Save Our Dying Soil »

May 17, 2018

Rob Jackson comments on the work being done by projects like Camp Altiplano that look to restoring soil.

By Anna Leach, The Huffington Post

EPA's Proposed Rollbacks of Mileage Standards Is a Terrible Idea »

April 6, 2018

Rob Jackson expresses his opinions on the EPA's proposed rollback of vehicle mileage standards.

By Rob Jackson, Scientific America

Meet the Satellites That Can Pinpoint Methane and Carbon Dioxide Leaks »

March 9, 2018

Rob Jackson is quoted on the Tropospheric Monitoring Instrument (Tropomi) an its implications towards monitoring greenhou

By John Fialka, Scientific America

Verify: Is natural gas safe? »

March 2, 2018

Robert Jackson discusses the safety of natural gas.

By David Schechter, WFAA

How plant-based diets can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 70 percent »

February 23, 2018

Rob Jackson comments on the idea of a plant-based diet helping combat greenhouse gas.

By Jennifer Fabiano, AccuWeather

With global emissions rising, the euphoria of the Paris Agreement is colliding with reality »

February 19, 2018

Rob Jackson comments on the goals that the Paris Agreement set out to achieve against the reality of what's happening.

By Brady Dennis and Chris Mooney, Chicago Tribune

It’s the big new idea for stopping climate change — but it has huge environmental problems of its own »

January 22, 2018

Rob Jackson comment on a recent study looking into the negative effects of BECCS.

By Chris Mooney, Washington Post

Coverage: Global carbon emissions on the rise »

November 13, 2017

New report by the Global Carbon Project led by Stanford's Rob Jackson covered by more than 100 outlets including The

Global Warming ‘Costing Taxpayers Billions.’ Here’s How to Fix It. »

October 24, 2017

Mentions study by Rob Jackson.

By Ronnie Cummins, Common Dreams

Stanford Study Reveals Soil has Potential to Slow Global Warming »

October 6, 2017

Robert Jackson co-authors study on the connection soil has to global warming and its effects to slow it down.

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There’s a Climate Bomb Under Your Feet »

October 6, 2017

Robert Jackson's study is mentioned in relation to soil emissions of carbon into the atmosphere

By Eric Roston, Bloomberg

Scientists find that belching cows could solve a key mystery about the atmosphere »

September 29, 2017

Robert Jackson comments on new study into livestock emissions and its effect on the overall picture of global warming.

By Chris Mooney, The Denver Post

The Great Decoupling »

July 31, 2017

Robert Jackson co-authors study on global energy consumption displayed in chart form.

By Rob Jackson, Josep Canadell, Philippe Ciais, Corinne Le Quéré, and Glen Peters, Anthropocene

Researchers call for reducing methane from food production  »

June 20, 2017

Robert Jackson is cited on his study into the rise of methane gas and how "it can do major damage."

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