Open Letter from Climate Scientists

  • Ghaleigh, N. S. (Contributor)
  • James Hansen (Contributor)
  • Michael E. Mann (Contributor)
  • Anna Traveset (Contributor)
  • Cameron Roberts (Contributor)
  • Harro van Asselt (Contributor)
  • Jean Boucher (Contributor)

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Description

UK Oil and Gas: Open Letter from Climate Scientists

Signatories:
Navraj Singh Ghaleigh, Senior Lecturer in Climate Law, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Friederike Otto, Associate Director, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford
Prof. Gabi Hegerl, School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh
Dr. James E. Hansen, Adjunct Professor, Columbia University Earth Institute
Prof. Janette Webb MBE FEI, University of Edinburgh School of Social and Political Science
Kevin Anderson, Professor of Energy and Climate Change, Tyndall Centre, University of Manchester
Michael E. Mann, Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science, Penn State University
Paul Ekins, Professor of Resources and Environmental Policy, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources
Peter Newell, Professor of International Relations, University of Sussex
Prof. Stuart Haszeldine, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Tina Fawcett, Acting Leader Energy Programme, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford

Dr. Alexandre Rodrigues, University of Sussex
Anna Traveset, Research Professor Spanish Research Council, University of the Balearic Islands
Dr. Aoife Brophy, University of Oxford
Dr. Cameron Roberts, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Prof. Cameron Hepburn, Director, Smith School of Enterprise and Environment, University of Oxford
Chad J. R. Walker PhD, University of Exeter
Charlie Wilson, Professor of Energy and Climate Change, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research
Dr. Christian Brand, Associate Professor, Transport Studies Unit and Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford
Colin Pritchard MA MEng MSc CEng CEnv FIChemE, Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Energy Systems, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Colin Nolden, Centre for Research into Energy Demand Solutions, University of Oxford
Dr. Daniel Friedrich, Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh
Prof. Dave Reay, University of Edinburgh
Prof. David Farrier, Chair in Literature and the Environment, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Eduardo Álvarez-Armas, Lecturer in Commercial Law, Brunel University London
Elizabeth Baldwin, Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Oxford
Dr. Elizabeth Cripps, Senior Lecturer in Political Theory, University of Edinburgh
Professor Elizabeth Bomberg, Deputy Head of Politics and IR, School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Emily Cox, Research Associate, Cardiff University
Dr. Faye Wade, Sociology, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Gareth Thomas, Research Associate, Understanding Risk Group, Cardiff University
Dr. Gil Viry, University of Edinburgh
Harro van Asselt, Professor of Climate Law and Policy, University of Eastern Finland
Isabel Fletcher, Senior Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Isabella Butnar, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources
Dr. James Price, University College London
Dr. James Dixon, Research Fellow, Environmental Change Institute & Transport Studies Unit, University of Oxford
Dr. Jean Boucher, School of Law and Government, Dublin City University
Jen Cronin, Research fellow in Energy and Resources, UCL Institute for Sustainable Resources
Dr. Jenny Crawley, Research fellow, UCL Energy Institute
Joana Setzer, Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, London School of Economics and Political Science
John Barry, Professor of Green Political Economy, Queen's University Belfast
Dr. Karsten Haustein, Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS), Helmholtz-Zentrum heroen GmbH
Dr. Kirsten Jenkins, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Kyle Parker, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Mark Workman, Affiliate Researcher, Grantham Institute for Climate Change and the Environment
Dr. Marta Musso, Royal Institute of Technology - KTH
Prof. Martyn Pickersgill FAcSS, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Matthew Brander, Senior Lecturer in Carbon Accounting, University of Edinburgh Business School
Michelle Shipworth, Associate Professor in Energy and Social Sciences, UCL Energy Institute, University College London
Dr. Michael Fell, Senior Research Fellow, UCL Energy Institute, University College London
Morgan Currie, Lecturer in Data & Society, School of Social and Political Sciences, University of Edinburgh
Natalie Boyd Williams, University of Edinburgh
Professor Neil Robertson, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Niamh Moore, Senior Lecturer, Sociology, University of Edinburgh
Dr. Olivia Woolley, Associate Professor in Biolaw, Durham University
Pau de Vilchez Moragues, Deputy Director of the Interdisciplinary Lab on Climate Change, University of the Balearic Islands, President of the Climate Change Committee of the Balearic Islands
Philip Steadman, Emeritus Professor of Urban and Built Form Studies and Research Fellow, University College London
Dr. Rachel Howell, Lecturer in Sustainable Development, University of Edinburgh
Prof. Richard Templer, Director of Innovation, Grantham Institute, Imperial College London
Rick van der Ploeg, Professor of Economics, University of Oxford
Dr. Sam Hampton, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford
Dr. Sarah Royston, Senior Research Fellow, Global Sustainability Institute, Anglia Ruskin University
Sarah J Derby BSc DPhil, Associate Professor, Energy Programme, Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford
Dr. Sarah Higginson, Centre for Research into Energy Demand Solutions
Dr. Sarah Parry, Senior Lecturer, School of Social & Political Science, University of Edinburgh
Sihan Li, Senior Research Associate, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford
Dr. Simon Sneddon, University of Northampton
Dr. Steve Pye, Associate Professor, University College London
Dr. Steve Smith, Executive Director: Oxford Net Zero and CO2RE, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford
Dr. Virginie Barral, Department of Law, Goldsmiths University London
Period18 Oct 2021
Event typeOther
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Climate change
  • climate law
  • oil and gas
  • net zero
  • just transition
  • maximising economic recovery
  • scientists’ letter