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Climate Reality Project: FOREST CARE IS VITAL TO OFFSETTING CARBON EMISSIONS

“What offsets don’t do is force their buyer to change any of its operations.” Climate Reality Project: FOREST CARE IS VITAL TO OFFSETTING CARBON EMISSIONS For forests to have maximized climate benefits, we must manage them properly. Forests have the tremendous ability to absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and help mitigate human caused climate change. Forests …

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The False Choice Between Economic Growth and Combatting Climate Change

The False Choice Between Economic Growth and Combatting Climate Change By Carolyn Kormann, The New Yorker 06 February 19 Last year, the U.S.’s carbon-dioxide emissions increased by an estimated 3.4 per cent, the second-largest gain in the past two decades. (photo: Fernando Moleres/Panos Pictures/Redux) In 1974, the economist William Nordhaus described the transition from a …

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