E35 Scaling Up CDR - Lessons From Solar with Dr. Greg Nemet

In this episode of This Is CDR, OpenAir welcomes Dr. Greg Nemet of the University of Wisconsin–Madison, and author of How Solar Became Cheap, to teach us about low-carbon innovation and how we can push CDR down the cost curve.

Co-hosted by OpenAir members Jared Hunter and Chris Neidl

ABOUT OUR GUEST - https://www.howsolargotcheap.com/ Gregory Nemet, PhD is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the La Follette School of Public Affairs. He teaches courses in energy systems analysis, policy analysis, and international environmental policy. Nemet’s research focuses on understanding the process of technological change and the ways in which public policy can affect it. He received his doctorate in energy and resources from the University of California, Berkeley. His A.B. is in geography and economics from Dartmouth College. He received an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship in 2017 and used it to write a book on how solar PV provides a model for low carbon innovation. He was awarded the inaugural World Citizen Prize in Environmental Performance by APPAM in 2019. He is currently a Lead Author for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s 6th Assessment Report.