Lansley climate reports strengthen action and support efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions,” said Laura Kipnis, communications director for the Sierra Club.
“This is yet another attack by energy giants like Exxon, BP and Chevron again007 카지노 로얄 자막st public health and the natural world in their massive attempts to protect their bottom line and keep our planet fossil fuel-free. That’s just unacceptable, and it doesn’t need to be in the public interest to curb harmful climate change.”
As The Atlantic notes, the coal industry and fossil fuel in군산출장업소terests have previously called for the EPA to consider 로투스 바카라 패턴whether it should limit carbon dioxide levels to the levels needed to reduce global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.
As the Atlantic notes:
“[R]elational scientists have said the rate of warming at the start of the century was 2.7 to 3.1 degrees (10.6 to 15.1 degrees Fahrenheit) above preindustrial. At 2 degrees Fahrenheit of warming, all the temperature changes over the past 400,000 years would be 1.5 to 1.9 degrees warmer in the modern era, scientists have estimated.”
This piece has been updated.