Gone are the days of pretending that climate change isn’t real: according to a recent poll taken by Stanford University, an overwhelming amount of Americans think global warming is a real and serious threat to our world. The concentration of those … Continue reading →
A gas that contributes to the greenhouse effect by absorbing infrared radiation. This process is the fundamental cause of the greenhouse effect. The primary greenhouse gases in the Earth’s atmosphere are water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and ozone. See tagged entries.
The Obama Administration is seeking to increase prices on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, a move that has inevitably stirred up trouble in Congress, causing Congress to introduce new legislation. In May, the DOE publicized estimates of how much a ton of … Continue reading →
It seems that the President Obama is finally doing something to affect climate change, as his administration moves forward with new legislation that will significantly decrease automobile pollution. Yet, there have proved to be many sides to the equation, as … Continue reading →