Climate and Energy: The Feasibility of Controlling CO2 Emissions

Rapidly increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, emerging evidence of global warming and the threat of uncontrollable climate feedback mechan:i,sms are now triggering international action to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases. In 1989 the Intergovernmental Panel on Clim...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Okken, P.A. (Editor), Swart, Rob J. (Editor), Zwerver, S. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 1989, 1989
Edition:1st ed. 1989
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • A Tool for Long Term Global Greenhouse Policy Analysis
  • 4. How to Decrease the CO2 Emissions While Saving Money
  • 5. Energy Conservation for a Long Term, Sustainable Energy Policy
  • 6. Prospects for Carbon Dioxide Emission Reduction
  • 7. The Potential of Renewable Energy to Reduce CO2 Emissions
  • 8. The Prospects of Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conversion
  • 9. Reforestation, A Feasible Contribution to Reducing the Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Content?
  • 10. The Recovery of Carbon Dioxide from Power Plants
  • 11. Storage of Carbon Dioxide in the Oceans
  • 12. Disposal of Carbon Dioxide in Depleted Natural Gas Reservoirs
  • 13. An All-Electric Society for Less CO2?
  • 14. Hydrogen as an Energy Carrier to Reduce CO2 Emissions
  • 15. The Carbon-Dioxide Substitution Potential of Methane and Uranium Reserves
  • 16. Integrated Assessment of Energy-Options for CO2 Reduction
  • 17. Carbon Dioxide and Policy Options