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" Convention, stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system. "
Fuel for Thought: An Environmental Strategy for the Energy Sector - Page 61
2000 - 118 pages
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Climate Change, Justice and Future Generations

Edward A. Page - 2007 - 304 pages
...'The ultimate objective of this Convention ... is to achieve . . . stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system' (Article 2); (2) 'The Parties should protect the climate system for the benefit of present and future...
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Energy Law and the Environment

Rosemary Lyster, Adrian Bradbrook - 2006
...signatories to the UNFCCC. The ultimate objective of the UNFCCC is to achieve stabilisation of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. The most relevant commitments, for our purposes, are: to develop, update, publish and make available...
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Unstoppable Global Warming: Every 1,500 Years, Part 1

Siegfried Fred Singer, Dennis T. Avery - 2007 - 260 pages
...FCCC states that its ultimate objective is to "achieve stabilization of greenhouse gas concentration in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous...anthropogenic interference with the climate system." Nowhere, in either the FCCC or in the Kyoto Protocol, is there any statement of what greenhouse gas...
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Land Use Law for Sustainable Development

Nathalie J. Chalifour, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Lin Heng Lye, John R. Nolon - 2006
...(UNFCCC), which was concluded at Rio, has as its ultimate objective "[the] stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system."1 The Convention adds that the level envisaged should be achieved within a time frame sufficient...
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Revisiting EU Policy Options for Tackling Climate Change: A Social Cost ...

Christian Egenhofer, J. C. Jansen, S. J. Bakker, Johanna Jussila Hammes - 2006 - 146 pages
...Development (Rio de Janeiro, 1992). The ultimate objective of the UNFCCC is to stabilise GHG emissions at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system. The most important climate agreement negotiated in the UNFCCC so far is the Kyoto Protocol US Geological...
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Science Magazine's State of the Planet 2006-2007

Donald Kennedy - 2012 - 216 pages
...the United States — were signatories. It declared as its goal the stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that "would prevent dangerous anthropogenic (human-caused) interference -with the climate system." The Kyoto Protocol set reduction targets for...
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The Economics of Climate Change: The Stern Review

Nicholas Stern, Nicholas Herbert Stern, Great Britain. Treasury - 2007 - 692 pages
...defines the ultimate objective of the Convention as ". . .to achieve. . .stabilisation of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...climate system. Such a level should be achieved within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate change, to ensure that food...
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The Politically Incorrect Guide to Global Warming and Environmentalism

Christopher C. Horner - 2007 - 366 pages
...achieve, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Convention, stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system (emphasis added). Kyoto, Rio's successor, held the same goal. The problem with this goal is twofold....
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Climate Change: What it Means for Us, Our Children, and Our Grandchildren

Joseph F. DiMento, Pamela Doughman - 2007 - 217 pages
...were to be worked out in subsequent negotiations. The FCCC aims for "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system. This level should be achieved within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally...
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Sustainable Energy Technologies: Options and Prospects

Kemo Hanjalic, Roel van de Krol, Alija Lekic - 2007 - 333 pages
...188 nations including the USA and Russia, is to achieve "a stabilisation of greenhouse gases (GHG) concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system". However the UNFCCC did not indicate a specific level of stabilisation. This is an essential point in...
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