01.04.2011

# Political Papers

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Lane, Lee (2011): U.S. National Interest, Climate Engineering, and International Law

Lane, Lee (2011): U.S. National Interest, Climate Engineering, and International Law. Hudson Institute. Washington, D.C. (Economic Policy / Briefing Paper).

Short report on the U.S. potential interest in CE.

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28.03.2011

# Media

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REPORT: The Implications Of Geo-Engineering Schemes for New Zealand Conference 2011

Short report with links about a workshop on CE located in New Zealand. It used the 1000minds tool.


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10.03.2011

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‘Die Welt will noch kein Geoengineering’

Schwefelimpfungen für die Atmosphäre, Eisendünger für die Meere und gigantische Spiegel für die Erdumlaufbahn: In Nagoya haben die UN-Länder ein Moratorium für umstrittene Geoengineering-Experimente beschlossen. Für Umweltschützer ein "Meilenstein".


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10.03.2011

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Geopiracy - The Case Against Geoengineering

A critical political report by the ETC group on Climate Engineering.

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24.02.2011

# New Publications

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Betz, G., and Cacean, S. (2011), ‘The moral controversy about Climate Engineering. an argument map’

Betz, G., and Cacean, S. (2011), ‘The moral controversy about Climate Engineering. an argument map’, Version 2011-02-24 <http://digbib.ubka.uni-karlsruhe.de/volltexte/1000022371>, updated 24 Feb 2011, accessed 4 Jul 2011.

Flow chart of arguments in the discours on Climate Engineering.


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04.02.2011

# New Publications

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Hester, Tracy (2011): Remaking the World to Save it

Hester, Tracy (2011): Remaking the World to Save it: Applying U.S. Environmental Laws to Climate Engineering Projects (February 4, 2011). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=1755203

Paper on legal regulation according to U.S. laws.

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31.01.2011

# New Publications

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Kravitz, B., Robock, A., Boucher, O. et al. (2011), ‘The Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP)

Kravitz, B., Robock, A., Boucher, O. et al. (2011), ‘The Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP)’, Atmosph. Sci. Lett, 12/2: 162–167. DOI 10.1002/asl.316

"To evaluate the effects of stratospheric geoengineering with sulphate aerosols, we propose standard forcing scenarios to be applied to multiple climate models to compare their results and determine the robustness of their responses. Thus far, different modeling groups have used different forcing scenarios for both global warming and geoengineering, complicating the comparison of results. We recommend four experiments to explore the extent to which geoengineering might offset climate change projected in some of the Climate Model Intercomparison Project 5 experiments. These experiments focus on stratospheric aerosols, but future experiments under this framework may focus on different means of geoengineering."


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15.01.2011

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Global Change: Climate geoengineering. Could we? Should we?

"Radical technological responses to counteract global warming are receiving increased attention as a possible policy option. But is geoengineering a potential safety net, a distraction or a dead end? Phil Williamson explores."

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14.01.2011

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[press] Kritik der Klimatechnik

Einführender Artikel zu CE allgemein. "Großtechnische Ideen wie ein Sonnenschirm für die ganze Erde und das Wegschließen des Kohlendioxids bergen Chancen, Risiken – und reichlich Futter für politischen Streit."


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10.01.2011

# Political Papers

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Bracmort, K., Lattanzio, R. K., and Barbour, E. C. (2010), Geoengineering: Governance and Technology Policy

Report for the Congressional Research Service of the USA.

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