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Climate Change


Articles
  • [Periodical Article]

    Bringing Climate Down to Earth

    Editorial by Robert W. Fri discussing the scope of this issue of The Bridge which looks at the way industry, public officials, and households must begin now to incorporate climate change into their planning and decision making. Read More

    Author: Robert W. Fri

    Climate Change

    Release date: Fall 2010

    Volume: 40

    Number: 3

  • [Periodical Article]

    Adaptation to the Impacts of Climate Change on Transportation

    Nowhere will the impacts of climate change and the need for adaptive responses be more apparent than in our vast, complex transportation system. Henry G. Schwartz Jr. Read More

    Author: Henry G. Schwartz Jr.

    Climate Change

    Release date: Fall 2010

    Volume: 40

    Number: 3

  • [Periodical Article]

    Risk Assessment and Risk Management for Infrastructure Planning and Investment

    Managing risks associated with climate change is essential for planning and policy decisions. 1 In Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability , the contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ... Read More

    Author: Gary Yohe

    Climate Change

    Release date: Fall 2010

    Volume: 40

    Number: 3

  • [Periodical Article]

    Transforming Industrial Energy Efficiency

    Energy-efficient industry will contribute to a cleaner environment, U.S. competitiveness and security, business profitability, and the quality of the workforce. Marilyn A. Brown, Matt Cox, and Rodrigo Cortes Read More

    Author: Marilyn A. Brown, Matt Cox, and Rodrigo Cortes

    Climate Change

    Release date: Fall 2010

    Volume: 40

    Number: 3

  • [Periodical Article]

    The Role of Renewable Energy Technologies in Limiting Climate Change

    Renewable technologies are strategically important for limiting climate change. The recent National Academies (NRC, 2010) report Limiting the Magnitude of Future Climate Change concluded that “. . . renewable energy technologies that do not emit GHGs [greenhouse gases] are an ... Read More

    Author: Douglas J. Arent

    Climate Change

    Release date: Fall 2010

    Volume: 40

    Number: 3

  • [Periodical Article]

    The Technological Challenge of Climate Change

    Limiting the rise in global average temperature will require that all nations, including the United States, reduce greenhouse gas emissions to near zero. The National Research Council (NRC) report, Limiting the Magnitude of Future Climate Change (NRC 2009a), recommends strategies for ... Read More

    Author: Robert W. Fri

    Climate Change

    Release date: Fall 2010

    Volume: 40

    Number: 3