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" Convention ... is to achieve . . . stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system. "
Global Warming: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Energy and Power of the ... - Page 160
by United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Energy and Power - 1992 - 192 pages
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Toward a Sustainable America: Advancing Prosperity, Opportunity and a ...

Martin A. Spitzer - 1999 - 158 pages
...Change, negotiated at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. The objective of the convention is to: achieve. . . stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system. Such a level should...
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The Effect of the Kyoto Protocol on American Small Business ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Small Business - 1999 - 189 pages
...Convention, the Kyoto Protocol, and any other legal instruments that may be adopted by the Parties is to achieve "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system." It should be understood...
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Assessing the International Forest Regime

Richard Tarasofsky - 1999 - 156 pages
...Conference on the Environment and Development (UNCED) in 1992. The objective of the Convention is to achieve "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system." The FCCC requires...
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Nuclear Energy: Promise Or Peril?

B. van der Zwaan - 1999 - 281 pages
...www.puaf.umd.edu/papers/fetter.htm. 1. The Objective of Emission Controls The objective of the Climate Convention is to achieve "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system"."1 The level that...
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Pollution Prevention and Abatement Handbook, 1998: Toward ..., Volume 777

1999 - 457 pages
...such as deforestation. The objective of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is to achieve "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system." The Convention is...
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The Kyoto Protocol & Its Economic Implications

Dan Schaefer - 2000 - 392 pages
...to implement the ultimate objective of the FCCC, "to stabilize the concentrano» of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere at a level which would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system." Subsequent to the Berlin discussions, nations of the world have begun to consider...
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Economics and the Global Environment

Charles S. Pearson, Professor Emeritus International Economics Charles S Pearson - 2000 - 583 pages
...Development, was the initial international response to global warming. The objective of the convention is to achieve "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system," and this is to be...
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Societal Adaptation to Climate Variability and Change

Sally M. Kane, Gary W. Yohe - 2000 - 278 pages
...important political document on the issue so far, invokes this requirement. It calls for the need “to achieve stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system”. Framing the central...
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The Atmospheric Environment: Effects of Human Activity

Michael B. McElroy - 2002 - 326 pages
...vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change." It identified as a key objective (Article 2) "to achieve . . . stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system." It went on to elaborate...
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Managing for Healthy Ecosystems

David J. Rapport, Bill L. Lasley, Dennis E. Rolston, N. Ole Nielsen, Calvin O. Qualset, Ardeshir B. Damania - 2002 - 1552 pages
...UNFCCC had been ratified by 179 nations as of June 1999.116) However, while the parties pledged to "achieve . . . stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system,""7 their record to...
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