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All News: Michael Wara

October 29, 2020 | California Council on Science & Technology
A new report from the California Council on Science & Technology (CCST), assesses the current state of knowledge around losses related to... Read More
October 7, 2020 | Stanford Institute for Economic Policy
Stanford experts review recent trends in wildfire activity, quantify how the smoke from these wildfires is affecting air quality and health across... Read More
July 31, 2020 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
In the midst of a global pandemic, California is entering into wildfire season with reduced resources and higher risks, explained Michael Wara,... Read More
December 20, 2019
Wildfires are a major threat to electric grid reliability in the Western U.S. Few people know the details better than Stanford Research Scholar... Read More
September 26, 2019
America’s signature legislation for saving species faces a major overhaul. Conservation and legal experts examine likely impacts of the new rules and... Read More
power plant
June 21, 2019
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency replaced the Obama-era Clean Power Plan this week with one that focuses on efficiency improvements at... Read More
U.S. Capitol
April 18, 2019
On Capitol Hill, there’s something new in the air. After years as a virtual nonentity in the halls of power, climate change is now on the tip of many... Read More
fire destruction in San Diego neighborhood
November 28, 2018 | Stanford News Service
The 2018 fire season in California gave Stanford experts much to think about, including how the state can develop better policies for preventing... Read More
June 7, 2018
Energy policy expert Michael Wara comments on the decision to approve $768 million in transportation electrification projects and how it could affect... Read More