The Value of CCS Public Opinion Research

A Letter in Response to Malone Dooley and Bradbury (2010) "Moving from Misinformation Derived from Public Attitude Surveys on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Towards Realistic Stakeholder Involvement"

Published in: International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, v. 7, Letter to the Editor, Mar. 2012, p. 265-266

Posted on RAND.org on March 01, 2012

by Lauren A. Mayer, Wandi Bruine de Bruin, M. Granger Morgan

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The authors discuss the merit of conducting research with both members of the general public and with populations living near proposed carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) sites, using a combination of qualitative-interview and structured-survey methodologies, both before and after providing detailed information about CCS and other low-carbon electricity generation technologies.

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