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International law poses problems for negative emissions research

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New international governance arrangements that manage environmental risk and potential conflicts of interests are needed to facilitate negative emissions research that is essential to achieving the large-scale CO2 removal implied by the Paris Agreement targets.

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K.B. was supported by a scholarship from the Institute for the Study of Social Change at the University of Tasmania, Australia. E.J.R. acknowledges Australian Laureate Fellowship FL120100050.

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  1. Faculty of Law, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

    • Kerryn Brent
    • , Jeffrey McGee
    •  & Jan McDonald
  2. Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

    • Jeffrey McGee
  3. Centre for Marine Socioecology, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

    • Jeffrey McGee
    •  & Jan McDonald
  4. Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

    • Eelco J. Rohling
  5. Ocean and Earth Science, University of Southampton, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, UK

    • Eelco J. Rohling

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