En-ROADS Overview

What do people use En-ROADS for?
En-ROADS can be used in the En-ROADS Climate Workshop, the interactive role-playing Climate Action Simulation game, and as a teaching tool with the En-ROADS...
Wed, Nov 25, 2020 at 2:29 PM
Has the En-ROADS model been peer-reviewed?
We are currently writing a paper to be submitted for peer review. Once published, we'll notify our users! Sign up to get notified by filling out your c...
Wed, Nov 25, 2020 at 2:30 PM
Are there country-specific versions of En-ROADS, for example the U.S.?
At this moment, we are not working on versions of En-ROADS for specific countries or regions. However, you might be interested in our other model, C-ROADS, ...
Wed, Nov 25, 2020 at 2:46 PM
How do I use En-ROADS to start conversations about local issues?
You can run an En-ROADS climate workshop in your community and begin by discussing what types of climate actions the group is already taking. You can then t...
Wed, Nov 25, 2020 at 2:47 PM
How does En-ROADS relate to Project Drawdown?
Project Drawdown is complementary to En-ROADS. Both efforts help people explore solutions to climate change.  Project Drawdown is a research organization t...
Wed, Nov 25, 2020 at 3:05 PM
How do I save scenarios?
Some users find it helpful to save specific scenarios for easy reference or to use in a presentation. The easiest way to save your En-ROADS scenarios is to ...
Wed, Nov 25, 2020 at 3:06 PM
Can I get access to the Vensim model?
En-ROADS was built within the Vensim simulation software developed by Ventana Systems. At this point, the En-ROADS Vensim model is not available to share wi...
Wed, Mar 3, 2021 at 3:25 PM
Is En-ROADS an Integrated Assessment Model (IAM)?
By definition, En-ROADS can be considered an Integrated Assessment Model (IAM) because it integrates the climate, economy, and energy sectors and provides s...
Tue, Dec 1, 2020 at 12:32 PM
What’s the optimal scenario in En-ROADS? Can En-ROADS be used to optimize the future?
En-ROADS is not designed for finding an optimal scenario. En-ROADS is designed to allow people to test different approaches, learn about the climate and ene...
Mon, Oct 12, 2020 at 4:40 PM
Does the En-ROADS Baseline scenario include countries' future policies or NDCs under the Paris Agreement?
The En-ROADS Baseline scenario is not intended to capture current policy aspirations. It does not include the net-zero emissions pledges by China, South Kor...
Wed, Dec 9, 2020 at 2:14 PM