Climate change

£8.99

Man-made global warming is advancing inexorably. Are there ways to halt it? In this invaluable, one-stop guide, Bianca Nogrady analyses the science of climate change and offers a concise overview of the ways in which our carbon emissions might be reduced. She examines the challenges posed by food and energy production and the cutting-edge technologies that could mitigate their polluting effects.

ISBN: 9781847943248 Author: Nogrady, Bianca Publisher: Random House Business Books Publication Date: 25th March 2021 Imprint: Random House Business Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 363.738746 (edition:23) Pages: 112 Language: English Readership: College - higher education / Code: F Category: Subjects: , , , ,

Man-made global warming is advancing inexorably. Are there ways to halt it?

In this invaluable, one-stop guide Bianca Nogrady analyses the science of climate change and offers a concise overview of the ways in which our carbon emissions might be reduced. She examines the challenges posed by food and energy production and the cutting-edge technologies that could mitigate their polluting effects. She looks at initiatives to create green industry and transport. She explains the economics of emissions trading schemes and the practicalities of geoengineering plans to trap greenhouse gases. And she addresses the fundamental question: is it possible to safeguard our future before it’s too late?

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