Scientists in Mexico research local impacts of solar radiation modification

+ Today the Degrees Initiative announced funding for the first two solar radiation modification (SRM) research teams based in Mexico. The teams are based at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) and they will model how SRM could affect heatwaves and biodiversity. + Last year Mexico announced its intention to ban outdoor solar geoengineering activities after […]

The Degrees Initiative doubles solar radiation modification research in the Global South

Bristol, UK, 8 February 2023: A major expansion in developing country research into the impacts of solar radiation modification (SRM) was announced today. The new projects—across Africa, Asia and South America—will more than double the number of research teams exploring how SRM could affect the Global South. SRM, which is also known as solar geoengineering or […]