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Demand-side strategies key for mitigating material impacts of energy transitions

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As fossil fuels are phased out in favour of renewable energy, electric cars and other low-carbon technologies, the future clean energy system is likely to require less overall mining than the current fossil-fuelled system. However, material extraction and waste flows, new infrastructure development, land-use change, and the provision of new types of goods and services associated with decarbonization will produce social and environmental pressures at localized to regional scales. Demand-side s...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1038/s41558-024-02016-z

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Name:
European Commission
Funder identifier:
https://ror.org/00k4n6c32
Publisher:
Springer Nature
Journal:
Nature Climate Change More from this journal
Volume:
14
Issue:
6
Pages:
561-572
Publication date:
2024-06-04
Acceptance date:
2024-04-23
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EISSN:
1758-6798
ISSN:
1758-678X
Language:
English
Pubs id:
2008405
Local pid:
pubs:2008405
Deposit date:
2024-07-09

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