Tag Archives: climate

Graeme Pearman on Climate Change 2012

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Renewable Energy

Tammemagi (2009, p.197) claims that “Renewable energy sources–such as windmills, solar panels, and hydro-electric generators, which produce no greenhouse gases–are an excellent way of combating global warming. The use of wind power, a seemingly simple and benign energy source, has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Australia and The Kyoto Protocol.

Tammemagi (2009, p.192) claims that “To become international law, the (Kyoto) protocol had to be signed by at least 55 developed countries whose cumulative greenhouse gas emissions in 1990 formed at least 55 percent of the world’s total. Canada signed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Fossil Fuel Emissions

Tammemagi (2009, p.168) claims that “Global warming is a very serious issue. Yet many people are not convinced that a problem exists, and if it does, they do not deem it sufficiently important to make sacrifices or changes in their … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment