Paul Deane: ‘You have to wonder if all those SUVS are necessary’

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15th March, 2020
Paul Deane: ‘You have to wonder if all those SUVS are necessary’
Paul Deane, a senior researcher at UCC: “When I look back over the last year, I have reduced my emissions by about 40 per cent.” Picture: John Allen

Paul Deane is a senior researcher in University College Cork with expertise in the science, policy and economics of energy systems.

Deane spends a lot of time thinking about the future of our energy consumption. He tries to understand how we will heat our homes, fuel our cars, use our land and generate electricity in a cleaner way. Using computer modelling tools, he probes different energy futures from a technical, societal and an economic perspective....

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