03 Apr '17, 7pm

Will Geoengineering Plans Get A Boost From Trump Administration?

Will Geoengineering Plans Get A Boost From Trump Administration?

As an example of what I mean here: suppose the high-altitude sulphate spraying does indeed reduce temperature rise to a notable degree, but … it also shifts rainfall patterns and causes extreme drought in some agricultural regions. How would the country experiencing extreme drought respond to the one performing the geoengineering? Something else to consider is that it would make for very effective rhetoric to simply blame a country’s problems (decreasing crop yields, water scarcity, extreme weather, etc.) on another country’s geoengineering efforts. Where would that lead?

Full article: https://cleantechnica.com/2017/04/03/will-geoengineering-...

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