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Argument in the Greenhouse

The International Economics of Controlling Global Warming (Global Environment Change Series)

by Sujata Gupta

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages464
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ISBN 100415149096
ISBN 109780415149099

  Adam Frank's valuable new book looks at the history of our search for other planets — and uses lessons drawn from outer space to shed light on the effect humans are having on our own planet. This extra absorption of energy warms the atmosphere, and eventually the greenhouse gases act like a mirror and reflect the extra energy back toward the surface of the earth (). Logically, one may infer that an increase in the presence of greenhouse gasses in the atmosphere will further increase the temperature of the earth's surface.   That's because renewable energy sources such as solar and wind don't emit carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming. Clean energy has far more to recommend it.


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