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Page: Climate Chaos (REBEL WP2: Ethical and scientific foundation)
Global efforts to address the problem remain weak and inadequate, even as changes in climate become more serious. Rajendra Pachauri, IPCC Chairman, on 23 January 2008 at the World Economic Forum in Davos Opening Session (http://www.ipcc.ch/graphics/speeches/pachauridavosjanuary2008.pdf ...
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Page: Hydrogen from Biological Processes (REBEL WP7: Bioenergy)
Introduction In spite of increased utilization of energysaving technologies, the global energy consumption will rise dramatically in the next few years. Particularly, rapid industrialization of developing and threshold countries, as well as increasing global human population contribute to excess energy consumption. Fossil ...
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Page: Peak Oil and the Energy Crunch (REBEL WP2: Ethical and scientific foundation)
we don't change our course, we'll end up where we are headed. Chinese saying As bad news continues to pour in from climate scientists, petroleum geologists, and economists, there is a growing realization that the decisions we make in the next few ...
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Page: Renewable energies (REBEL WP4: Implementing the Green)
Renewable Energies Today we are facing huge challenges as the global warming, exhausting fossil energy resources, population growth and increasing energy demand. These aspects contribute to the urgent need to transform the energy generation and consumption based on fossil fuels to the energy ...
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Page: Transition towns energy (REBEL WP2: Ethical and scientific foundation)
Explore more: transition towns energy \\ As the fossil fuel era is drawing to an inescapable close, only few people realize that peak oil the moment of worldwide maximum oil production after which the descent sets in marks a real turning ...
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Page: Watching peak oil (REBEL WP2: Ethical and scientific foundation)
Explore more: watching peak oil \\ "When fossil fuels deeply altered humanity's means of obtaining sustenance from the Earth, everything about human society changed from child rearing to politics; from cultural myths to personal dreams ...
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