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  • Geoengineering the climate: science, governance and uncertainty

    ZIP, 58.4mb. 01 September 2009. The Royal Society has published the findings of a major study into geoengineering the climate. ... It divides geoengineering methods into two basic categories:. Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR) techniques, which remove CO2

  • Stop emitting CO2 or geoengineering could be our only hope

    for a very uncomfortable and challenging climate future, and geoengineering will be the only option left to limit further temperature increases. ... prevent us from having to rely on them. Geoengineering and its consequences are the price we may have to

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    New kid on the block: geoengineering and the IPCC

    - Emma Woods, Head of Policy, Wellbeing: The third report – Mitigation of Climate Change, published yesterday – similarly writes geoengineering into its pages. ... As SRMGI’s Alex Hanafi reminds us here, geoengineering remains (for now at least) a marginal issue.

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    Stop emitting CO2 or geoengineering could be our only hope

    28 Aug 2009 - The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence. We aim to expand the frontiers of knowledge by championing the development and use of science, mathematics,

  • Royal Society launches major study on the governance of geoengineering

    Environmental Defense Fund (EDF).  The first output of the Initiative will be a set of recommendations for the governance of geoengineering research, to be released late in 2010. ... Some countries or organisations may consider geoengineering methods

  • Journal - Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences

    Solar geoengineering as part of an overall strategy for meeting the 1.5°C Paris target

    May 13, 2018 -

  • Blogs - In Verba

    What does the Paris Agreement mean for geoengineering?

    - Professor John Shepherd CBE FRS: Like all geoengineering techniques, BECCS is controversial, and its feasibility and potential scale are still uncertain. ... Quite deliberately, our 2009 report did not conclude either in favour or, or against, geoengineering.

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    Royal Society launches major study on the governance of geoengineering

    18 Mar 2010 - The Royal Society is a Fellowship of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence. We aim to expand the frontiers of knowledge by championing the development and use of science, mathematics,

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    Geoengineering: a brave new world?

    Jan 19, 2010 - Panel discussion with Professor John Shepherd FRS, Professor Brian Launder FREng FRS, Dr David Santillo, Professor Corinne Le Quéré, and Professor Steve Rayner

  • Blogs - In Verba

    Managing climate change

    - Professor Eric Wolff FRS, Chair of GERC: In 2009, the Royal Society produced a report, “Geoengineering the Climate”, that looked at some of the techniques available. ... Geoengineering is a term that can produce an emotive and negative reaction in many people.

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