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People&Planet is our monthly newsletter, sharing Stanford environmental research, people in the news, programs and events. Read recent stories below or browse past issues.

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December 7, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Issue: December 2021 - January 2022
For some, visions of a future powered by clean, renewable energy are clouded by fears of blackouts driven by intermittent electricity supplies. Those... Read More
December 2, 2021 | Stanford Graduate School of Business
Issue: December 2021 - January 2022
Stanford Graduate School of Business accounting professor emeritus Stefan Reichelstein and a group of colleagues have been arguing that we should... Read More
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November 22, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Issue: December 2021 - January 2022
Like a mirage on the horizon, an innovative process for converting a potent greenhouse gas into a food security solution has been stalled by economic... Read More
November 16, 2021 | Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health
Issue: December 2021 - January 2022
The director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health explains how the medical community is at the center of the climate change debate.
November 15, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Issue: November 2021
Refugees are on the move in forests across the western U.S. As climate conditions change, the ranges of tree species are shifting, especially toward... Read More
November 15, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Issue: September 2021
Key ideas and proposals from an agreement between the hydropower industry and environmental community, facilitated through a Stanford Woods Institute... Read More
November 4, 2021 | Stanford School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences
Issue: November 2021
Global emissions of carbon dioxide are surging once again as power plants and industry burn more coal and natural gas, narrowing the remaining window... Read More
November 3, 2021 | Stanford News Service
Issue: November 2021
Stanford researchers have been working to weave critical concepts of equitable sustainability and environmental justice into research, teaching and... Read More
October 27, 2021 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Issue: November 2021
Knowing the steps is not the same thing as knowing how to dance. Similarly, policy interventions to stop deforestation are most effective when... Read More

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