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Can Geoengineering Save Australia? via @theVPF | @GreenEnergyNews

Can Geoengineering Save Australia? via @theVPF | @GreenEnergyNews

Regarding Graham's comments, it is important to note that the question is not is geoengineering good or bad on its own as it was back in the 1950s and 1960s when there were proposals to use such approaches to make a supposedly better world. The question now is whether we have greenhouse gas induced climate change with or without geoengineering--with the intent of any intervention being to try to keep the climate close to what it is or recently was. Human-induced climate change is, as IPCC describes, going to cause major changes in climate and sea level (and ocean acidification and approaches I propose don't deal with that--only mitigation or enhancing sinks/scrubbing CO2 can deal with that, and we need to do this--but this won't moderate climate change except over the long term--except see http://www.climate.org/topics/climate-change/maccracken-proposal-north-s... ). With ...

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