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During the 2015 Paris climate talks, also known as COP21, members of the MIT community are reflecting on global climate and energy challenges and solutions, and the potential for this summit to bring the world closer to a low-carbon energy future. Here, the MIT Energy Initiative shares news and insights related to COP21 from MIT community members.

Limiting global warming: More aggressive measures are needed
How much of a difference will the Paris Agreement make?
Getting the world to turn down the heat
What does the Paris agreement mean for you?
The Paris agreement and the race of our lives
Dispatches from the Paris climate talks
At COP21, finding hope for climate in the “Aerocene”
History in the Making: The Outcome of the Paris Climate Change Negotiations
Paris and Beyond: Climate Change and the Future of Energy
Sharing climate research and strategies in Paris
Climate negotiation role-play in Paris feels like the real thing
United Nations and MIT collaborate on climate change resilience
Joseff Kolman: An MIT undergrad at the Paris climate talks