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Briefing Note on ISO draft guidance standard on radiative forcing management (ISO/NP 14082)

Description

Briefing note outlining the context, issues and concerns in relation to ongoing work on developing a new metric on 'radiative forcing'. The note exposes the risks that this may open the door for legitimising and enabling off-setting/carbon trading with geo-engineering interventions. 

Abstract

More information at: https://etcgroup.org/content/briefing-radiative-forcing

Authors: Gita Parihar and Carroll Muffett (with thanks to thank Niclas Hällström and Dr Richard Rosen for their kind input)
Year of publishing: 2019
Number of pages: 92
Download: English