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The influence of negative emission technologies and technology policies on the optimal climate mitigation portfolio


  • Derek Lemoine


  • Sabine Fuss
  • Jana Szolgayova
  • Michael Obersteiner
  • Daniel Kammen


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  • Derek Lemoine & Sabine Fuss & Jana Szolgayova & Michael Obersteiner & Daniel Kammen, 2012. "The influence of negative emission technologies and technology policies on the optimal climate mitigation portfolio," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 113(2), pages 141-162, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:climat:v:113:y:2012:i:2:p:141-162
    DOI: 10.1007/s10584-011-0269-4

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