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The Carbon Mitigation Initiative (CMI) is a joint project of Princeton University, BP, and The Ford Motor Company whose purpose is to find solutions to the carbon and climate problem.

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The Carbon Mitigation Initiative began officially in January 2001 and moved into its new space in September. Its budget is $1.5 million per year from BP and $0.5 million per year from Ford. The Princeton team wrote a proposal in the Spring of 2000, and news of the award came in the summer of 2000. BP allocated an initial fund of $100,000 in October 2000. A kickoff meeting was held in Princeton in December 2000.

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Research results are presented below in five parts, corresponding to the five-part organization of CMI discussed above. Presentations at the Annual Meeting will elaborate on these summaries. Expansions of these presentations are found at the CMI website: https://cmi.princeton.edu/

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