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Fossil fuels in a changing climate

Ulrich Bartsch

Fossil fuels in a changing climate

impacts of the Kyoto Protocol and developing country participation

by Ulrich Bartsch

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Published by Oxford University Press for the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fossil fuels -- Environmental aspects,
  • Climatic changes -- Government policy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    StatementUlrich Bartsch and Benito Müller with Asbjørn Aaheim ; additional contributions, Philip Barnes, Hans Kolshus, Robert Mabro
    ContributionsMüller, Benito, Aaheim, Asbjørn, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 360 p. :
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18110300M
    ISBN 100197300243

      The fates of the three fossil fuels also appear likely to play out differently. Demand for oil appears insulated by its lack of viable substitutes, while coal businesses are already undergoing Cited by: 9.   Given what we all know about climate change, the question of how to move more rapidly away from fossil fuels is literally a matter of life and death. This transition can only seriously be .

      The debt over burning fossil fuels and the impact it has caused on climate change as been discussed over years without answer as to say if the gradual warming of the earth is a natural .   [Editor’s Note: For the next several days, Master Resource will publish a series of posts with excerpts from Alex Epstein’s book, Fossil Fuels Improve the Planet.] “Humans have the .

    Fossil fuels are one reason our climate is changing for the worst because fossil fuels create Carbon Dioxide. Deforestation is a cause of climate change because we have less trees to produce oxygen. . In their book Ending the Fossil Fuel Era, Thomas Princen, Jack Manno and Pamela Martin explore U.S. philosopher Richard Rorty’s provocative idea that major social change is in part dependent on .


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