„In the coming weeks, I’ll be studying whether or not these NGOs will release new statements in light of last week’s National Academy of Sciences National Research Council reports on the topic.“
Monat: Februar 2015
Swiss newspaper article.
Heyen, Daniel; et al. (2015): Regional Disparities in Solar Radiation Management Impacts. Limitations to Simple Assessments and the Role of Diverging Preferences
Heyen, Daniel; Wiertz, Thilo; Irvine, Peter J. (2015): Regional Disparities in Solar Radiation Management Impacts. Limitations to Simple Assessments and the Role of Diverging Preferences (IASS Working Paper).
„Our main focus is the prevalent assumption in SRM research that, for all regions, any deviation from a past climate state inflicts damages.“
On BECCS. „Many of the world’s nations want this year’s Paris climate talks to aim for net-zero emissions, so that the world becomes climate neutral later this century.“
„Geoengineering would give the government control over the planet’s thermostat. Why anyone thinks that’s a good idea is beyond me.“
„It might sound outlandish but one „solution“ being bruited about to counteract global warming is to „Do a Pinatubo“.
Video available now. „At this seminar, a panel of experts will first review the reports’ major findings and then consider their political and economic implications, in addition to addressing the following questions: Is a climate engineering research agenda now warranted? […]“
„As Christians looking at the state of the planet, we can see that we have not fully lived into our role as stewards who have been given the mandate of creation care. High-income countries continue to burn massive amount of fossil fuels, effectively ignoring the pressure that climate changes put on God’s creatures.“