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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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Planet Geography

Stephen Codrington - 2005 - 781 pages
...present (actual) and from the present to 2100 (projected). The preliminary finding in 1995 concluded that 'the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate'. The conclusion reached in 2"(i] was considerably more alarming, L'sing six different projections about...
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Environment and Statecraft : The Strategy of Environmental Treaty-Making ...

Scott Barrett - 2003 - 460 pages
...right. Nevertheless, the IPCC felt sufficiently sure of the relationship to declare, in its 1995 report, that "the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate;" and in its follow-on report, issued in 2001, the IPCC strengthened this assessment, claiming that "most...
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The Philadelphia Area Weather Book

Jon Nese, Glenn Schwartz - 2005 - 274 pages
...These statements represent an important shift from the previous IPCC report in 1996, which concluded that "the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate." Mahlman of GFDL puts it this way: "It is my opinion that there is a better than 95 percent chance that...
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Ecological Economics: An Introduction

Michael Common, Sigrid Stagl - 2005 - 600 pages
...effects of major volcanic events, which release particulate matter into the atmosphere. The SAR had said that "The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate.' The TAR says that "There is new and stronger evidence that most of the warming observed in the last...
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Sustainable Development and Innovation in the Energy Sector

Ulrich Steger, Wouter Achterberg, Kornelis Blok, Henning Bode, Walter Frenz, Michael Kost, Corinna Gather, Gerd Hanekamp, Rudi Kurz, Dieter Imboden, Matthias Jahnke, Hans G. Nutzinger, Thomas Ziesemer - 2005 - 288 pages
...yes than in earlier IPCC reports. While the second IPCC report of 1996 offered the cautious statement that "the balance of evidence . . . suggests a discernible human influence on global climate", we read in the third report that "most of the observed warming over the last 50 years is likely due...
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From Resource Scarcity to Ecological Security: Exploring New Limits to Growth

Dennis Pirages, Ken Cousins - 2005 - 292 pages
...Going beyond the 1995 IPCC climate-science assessment report, which had concluded for the first time that the "balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate," the 2001 IPCC climatescience assessment report provided even more concrete evidence that socalled natural...
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Vortex Cities to Sustainable Cities: Australia's Urban Challenge

Phil McManus - 2005 - 244 pages
...strategies' (O'Neill, et al, 2001, 32). It first reported in 1990. In its 1995 report the IPPC noted that 'the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate (IPCC, 1996, 4). By the time of its 2000 report the IPCC had strengthened its position to say that...
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Global Warming - Myth or Reality?: The Erring Ways of Climatology

Marcel Leroux - 2005 - 544 pages
...the five years since the previous report? The essence of the Second Report (1995), which concluded that 'the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate', is reaffirmed. Or even reinforced: 'There is new and stronger evidence that most of the warming observed...
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International Public Health: Diseases, Programs, Systems, and Policies

Michael H. Merson, Robert E. Black, Anne Mills - 2005 - 826 pages
...Climate Change The United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (1PCC, 1996) assesses that "the balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate." Further, trends in greenhouse gas emissions will, in IPCC's estimation, cause an increase in average...
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Plant Ecology

Ernst-Detlef Schulze, Erwin Beck, Klaus Müller-Hohenstein - 2005 - 716 pages
...agree to the final version. The salient point of the executive summary in the IPCC report of 1996 was: "The balance of evidence suggests a discernible human influence on global climate". This statement led to the discussion and finalisation of the Kyoto Protocol as part of the Framework...
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