Public engagement on solar radiation management and why it needs to happen now

  title={Public engagement on solar radiation management and why it needs to happen now},
  author={Wylie A. Carr and C. J. Preston and Laurie Ann Yung and Bronislaw Szerszynski and David W. Keith and Ashley M. Mercer},
There have been a number of calls for public engagement in geoengineering in recent years. However, there has been limited discussion of why the public should have a say or what the public can be expected to contribute to geoengineering discussions. We explore how public engagement can contribute to the research, development, and governance of one branch of geoengineering, solar radiation management (SRM), in three key ways: 1. by fulfilling ethical requirements for the inclusion of affected… CONTINUE READING
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