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2013-11-25 16:42:41

One in every three European cities studied have no plans yet to reduce greenhouse gas emissions British cities – unlike their counterparts on the mainland - are taking the lead in making plans to curb and handle the impact of climate change. So says Diana Reckien, of Columbia University in the US, in a study published in Springer’s journal Climatic Change that analyzed the relevant strategic policies and planning documents of 200 urban areas in eleven European countries. They found...

Carbon Emissions From Deforestation Influenced By Time, Method Of Tree Usage, And Location
2012-05-15 04:12:22

The University of California, Davis has conducted an innovative study on the effects of human tree usage on climate change. The findings offer a greater understanding of the intricate effects of deforestation on the global climate from greenhouse gas emissions, specifically focusing on carbon emissions. This study, published by the advance online edition of the journal Nature Climate Change on May 13, 2012, shows that the amount of greenhouse gas that enters the atmosphere after a forest...


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