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" the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate... "
Fuel for Thought: An Environmental Strategy for the Energy Sector - Page 30
2000 - 118 pages
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The World's Water 1998-1999: The Biennial Report On Freshwater Resources

Peter H. Gleick - 1998 - 319 pages
...significant and "unlikely to be entirely natural in origin" (IPCC 1996a). The IPCC goes on to conclude, "The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate." Many uncertainties remain. Future emissions of greenhouse gases and their longevity in the atmosphere...
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Climate Treaty: Hearing Before the Committee on Energy and Natural ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources - 1998 - 128 pages
...precipitation and flooding in some regions and more severe aridity m other areas The IPCC concluded thai The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate - The warming is expected to expand the geographical ranges of malaria and dengue lever and to open...
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Climate Change 1995: Ipcc Second Assessment: A Report of the ...

G. O. P. Obasi, E. Dowdeswell - 1998 - 64 pages
...(which causes droughts and floods in many areas) was unusual in the context of the last 120 years. 4. THE BALANCE OF EVIDENCE SUGGESTS A DISCERNIBLE HUMAN INFLUENCE ON GLOBAL CLIMATE Any human-induced effect on climate will be superimposed on the background "noise" of natural climate...
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Departments of Veterans Affairs and Housing and Urban Development, and ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Appropriations. Subcommittee on VA, HUD, and Independent Agencies - 1998 - 1094 pages
...to characterize changes in health risks. Haalth risks. In its 1995 assessment, the IPCC concluded, "The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate." The IPCC further concluded that "climate change is likely to have wide-ranging and mostly adverse impacts...
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Fiscal Year 1999 EPA R&D Budget Authorization: Hearing ..., Volume 2, Part 2

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Energy and Environment - 1998 - 1446 pages
...Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) summarized this conclusion in the 1995 Assessment when it stated "The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate." The impacts of this climate change are uncertain, and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), along...
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Pollution Prevention and Abatement Handbook, 1998: Toward ..., Volume 777

1999 - 474 pages
...gases through measures such as promoting energy efficiency and increasing the use of renewable energy. In 1995, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...a discernible human influence on global climate." This human influence on climate comes from emissions of three greenhouse gases in particular — carbon...
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Paranoia Within Reason: A Casebook on Conspiracy as Explanation

George E. Marcus - 1999 - 460 pages
...those attacks the conclusion would have been stronger, not weaker, as industry alleges. The conclusion that "the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate" was adopted under extreme duress at the Madrid IPCC plenary, with Saudi Arabia threatening to block...
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Killers in the Brain: Essays in Science and Technology from the Royal ...

Peter Day, Royal Institution of Great Britain - 1999 - 196 pages
...same period (an average rate three to six times faster than that of the last 100 yearsl. It concluded that ' the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate'. Although confidence in the modelling has increased, there remain many uncertainties which make it difficult...
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Road from Kyoto: Hearing Before the Committee on Science, U.S. House of ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science - 1999 - 1168 pages
...latest international scientific assessment prepared by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change — that 'the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate." Put another way, in the view of the vast majority of US and international climate scientists, it is...
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Road from Kyoto: Hearing Before the Committee on Science, U.S. House ..., Part 3

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science - 1999 - 982 pages
...Convention to return to 1990 levels by the year 2000. Moreover, the IPCC '$ second report, which stated that "the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate," added political momentum to the need for legally binding commitments. However, the Protocol Is silent...
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