August 2014

18.08.2014

# New Publications

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Tilmes, S.; et al. (2014): A new Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) experiment designed for climate and chemistry models

Tilmes, S.; Mills, M. J.; Niemeier, U.; Schmidt, H.; Robock, A.; Kravitz, B. et al. (2014): A new Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) experiment designed for climate and chemistry models. In Geosci. Model Dev. Discuss. 7 (4), pp. 5447–5464. DOI 10.5194/gmdd-7-5447-2014.

"A new Geoengineering Model Intercomparison Project (GeoMIP) experiment "G4 specified stratospheric aerosols" (short name: G4SSA) is proposed to investigate the impact of stratospheric aerosol geoengineering on atmospheric composition, climate, and the environment."

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18.08.2014

# New Publications

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Gawel, Erik (2014): Environmental policy through climate engineering?

Gawel, Erik (2014): Environmental policy through climate engineering? Edited by Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ Discussion Papers, 16).

"The question is: Are such climate-engineering efforts a viable environmental policy option? And can they serve, at the very least, as the ultima ratio if all other efforts to stave off climate change fail?"

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18.08.2014

# New Publications

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Blackstock, Jason; et al. (Eds.) (2015): Geoengineering our Climate? Science, ethics, politics and law

Blackstock, Jason; Miller, Clark A.; Rayner, Steve (Eds.) (2015): Geoengineering our Climate? Science, ethics, politics and law. London: Earthscan (The earthscan science in society series).

"In this important book, a collection of experts from the domains of science, science policy, politics, law, governance, ethics and civil society provide the essential foundation on which the debate can be built."

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18.08.2014

# Media

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CEC 14 Blog: The Anthropocene: An Engineered Age?

By Christoph Rosol. "The Anthropocene Project was established to experiment with novel and transdisciplinary reflection on, and approaches to, issues that define the Anthropocene – the ‘age of humankind’. Among these issues, climate engineering epitomises the complex interplay of the ‘artificial’ and the ‘natural’."

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18.08.2014

# Media

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Handelsblatt: On Space Mirrors and Sulfur Clouds (German)

German newspaper article on CE in general.

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18.08.2014

# New Publications

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Kniebes, Carola; et al. (2014): Informed and Uninformed Opinions on New Measures to Address Climate Change

Kniebes, Carola; Merk, Christine; Pönitzsch, Gert; Rehdanz, Katrin; Schmidt, Ulrich (2014): Informed and Uninformed Opinions on New Measures to Address Climate Change. Edited by Kiel Earth Institut. Kiel (Working Paper, 1936).

"Our paper provides empirical evidence on the public perception of two different CE measures, namely, stratospheric sulphate injection (SSI) and afforestation, as well as CCS-S."

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11.08.2014

# Calls & events

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News Review of Week 33

The news review of calendar week 33 in 2014 is now available here.


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11.08.2014

# Media

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ABC Radio: Geo-engineering: the quick tech fix for climate change

With David Keith, Mike Hulme, Rose Cairns, Mike Hamilton. "All agree, however, that when it comes to geo-engineering, it’s essentially a matter of when, not if."

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11.08.2014

# Media

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Geoengineering Politics Blog: Stringent Conditions for Treating SRM as a Climate Emergency Response?

"Under what conditions is it appropriate to treat SRM as a possible response option in the event of a climate emergency?"

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10.08.2014

# Political Papers

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Germanwatch (NGO): Position Paper on CE

Germanwatch (2014): Climate Dilemma – A short contribution to the climate engineering conference 2014 (position paper).

German NGO on CE.

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