Drawdown Georgia Research to Activate and Track Climate Solutions

Research to Activation

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5 seminars

Here are Links to the PPTs and Videos for the Fall 2022 Seminar Series

Sept 15 - Composting & Afforestation (Drs. Jeff Mullen & Jackie Mohan) PPT here

Oct 6 - Electric Vehicles (Dr. Rich Simmons and Anne Blair) PPT here; video here

Oct 14 - Rooftop Solar (Jeff Pratt and Bryan Jacob) PPT here; video here

Nov 3 - Recycling & Circular Economy (Dr. Beril Toktay and Emma Brodzik) PPT here; video here

Nov 17 - Heat Pumps and Retrofitting (Garry Harris and Jeff Smith) PPT here; video here

Georgia Views of Climate Solutions

Initial findings of a survey of 1,788 Georgia residents are summarized here.

Map of Georgia with survey dataHow familiar are Georgia residents with climate solutions?

What solutions interest them most and what constrains their adoption?

Do Georgia residents support climate goals and resilience planning? 

Survey results

Activating Solutions in Innovative Ways

Drawdown Georgia Business Compact

“Research to Action” seminar on rooftop solar, demand response, and cogeneration 

9 Videos by >50 Georgia Tech grad students linking solutions to policies

Seminar on equity chaired by Dean Kaye Husbands Fealing

Blog posts and research on climate solutions in Georgia 

Climate Solutions Games

Preview of Game Cards

  • Have fun and learn with a card game representing the high-impact carbon reduction solutions of Drawdown Georgia
  • Play as a team to reduce Georgia’s carbon emissions; discuss and collaborate to learn about drawdown solutions
  • Consider the costs, benefits, and impacts on equity
  • An interactive game for all levels of climate knowledge