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GMD | Articles | Volume 12, issue 2
Geosci. Model Dev., 12, 677-698, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-12-677-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Geosci. Model Dev., 12, 677-698, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-12-677-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Model description paper 15 Feb 2019

Model description paper | 15 Feb 2019

GCAM v5.1: representing the linkages between energy, water, land, climate, and economic systems

Katherine Calvin et al.
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GCAM v5.1 K. Calvin et al. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1308172

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This paper describes GCAM v5.1, an open source model that represents the linkages between energy, water, land, climate, and economic systems. GCAM examines the future evolution of these systems through the end of the 21st century. It can be used to examine, for example, how changes in population, income, or technology cost might alter crop production, energy demand, or water withdrawals, or how changes in one region’s demand for energy affect energy, water, and land in other regions.
This paper describes GCAM v5.1, an open source model that represents the linkages between...
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