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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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Environmental Justice and Environmentalism: The Social Justice Challenge to ...

Ronald D. Sandler, Phaedra C. Pezzullo - 2007 - 352 pages
...countries, including the United States, commits the parties to the goal of stabilizing "greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...anthropogenic interference with the climate system." There are many ways of reaching this objective, but any successful attempt would impose costs in foregone...
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Compliance Mechanisms Under Selected Multilateral Environmental Agreements

Gregory Lawrence Rose, United Nations Environment Programme - 2007 - 142 pages
...Change (UNFCCC) entered into force on 21 March 1994. It aims to achieve stabilisation of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system.219 Such a stabilisation level should be achieved 'within a time-frame sufficient to allow ecosystems...
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Blair's Britain, 1997–2007

Anthony Seldon - 2007
...signed at the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, with the express aim of 'the stabilisation of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system'.2 In responding to this new dynamic, the Conservative government set the UK the target of returning...
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Climate Change Law: Emissions Trading in the EU and the UK

J. Robinson, Jonathan Robinson - 2007 - 927 pages
...1992. 6 The ultimate objective of the Convention is to achieve the 'stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system.'7 The Convention provides that such a level 'should be achieved within a time frame sufficient...
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Draft Climate Change Bill

Great Britain. Dept. for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs - 2007 - 63 pages
...on Climate Change in December 1997. lts long run objective is the "stabilisation of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system".3 2.2.3 Under the Protocol, "Annex l" signatories (a number of industrialised countries including...
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Failures of American and European Climate Policy, The: International Norms ...

Loren R. Cass - 2012 - 280 pages
...FCCC, the primary objective of the convention is to "achieve . . . stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would...dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system."37 Article 4.2 d states that at the first Conference of the Parties (COP 1) the parties to...
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Department of Energy's Plan for Climate Change Technology Programs ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Energy, États-Unis. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Energy - 2007 - 132 pages
...concentrations of GHGs. The UNFCCC commitment further specifies that concentrations should be stabilized "at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic interference with the climate system."4 While there is not yet a global consensus on the concentration at which this would occur,...
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The Ravaging Tide: Strange Weather, Future Katrinas, and the Coming Death of ...

Mike Tidwell - 2006 - 208 pages
...all people, as soon as possible. 62 THE RAVAGING TIDE result in a "stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous anthropogenic" — manmade — "interference with the climate system." Five years later, sorting out the nuts and...
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Multilateral Environmental Agreements: State of Affairs and Developments, 2008

Philip J. J. Drost - 2008 - 612 pages
...achieve, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Convention, stabilization 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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Large-Scale Disasters: Prediction, Control, and Mitigation

Mohamed Gad-el-Hak - 2008
...signed in 1992. Its ultimate objective was to achieve stabilization of greenhouse gas concentration in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous...the climate system. Such a level should be achieved in a time frame sufficient to allow ecosystems to adapt naturally to climate change, to ensure that...
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