Climate Change

Man-made global warming is advancing inexorably. Are there ways to halt it? In this invaluable, one-stop guide, Bianca Nogrady analyses the science of climate change and offers a concise overview of the ways in which our carbon emissions might be reduced. She examines the challenges posed by food and energy production and the cutting-edge technologies that could mitigate their polluting effects.

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Man-made global warming is advancing inexorably. Are there ways to halt it?

In this invaluable, one-stop guide Bianca Nogrady analyses the science of climate change and offers a concise overview of the ways in which our carbon emissions might be reduced. She examines the challenges posed by food and energy production and the cutting-edge technologies that could mitigate their polluting effects. She looks at initiatives to create green industry and transport. She explains the economics of emissions trading schemes and the practicalities of geoengineering plans to trap greenhouse gases. And she addresses the fundamental question: is it possible to safeguard our future before it's too late?

Additional information

Weight 177 g
Dimensions 177 × 132 × 17 mm
Author

Nogrady, Bianca

Publisher

Random House Business Books

Imprint

Random House Business Books

Cover

Paperback

Pages

112

Language

English

Edition

0

Dewey

363.738746 (edition:23)

Readership

College – higher education / Code: F