August 2015

19.08.2015

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Webinar: Approaches to Climate Intervention (with Ken Caldeira)

19. August 2015, webinar, registration required.

"Climate intervention is no substitute for reductions in carbon dioxide emissions and adaptation efforts aimed at reducing the negative consequences of climate change. However, as our planet enters a period of changing climate never before experienced in recorded human history, interest is growing in the potential for deliberate intervention in the climate system to counter climate change."

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19.08.2015

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Webinar: Approaches to Climate Intervention

19.08.2015, webinar

"This webinar will focus on approaches to climate intervention within the context of the findings of two Academies' reports released in February 2015 on the potential impacts, benefits, and costs of two approaches to climate intervention: carbon dioxide removal and sequestration, and reflecting sunlight to cool the earth. "

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27.08.2015

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Workshop: Solar Radiation Management: Foresight for Governance

“Solar Radiation Management: Foresight for Governance (SRM4G)” is a 3-workshop project running over the course of 2015 that will use foresight methods to construct scenarios that investigate varying contexts and contingencies surrounding “Global Responses to Climate Change in 2030”. Against this background, it will explore the capacities of a range of proposed governance mechanisms to provide oversight over the research and development of SRM technologies under alternative environmental and sociopolitical conditions.

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