Union of Concerned Scientists-led study quantifies impacts of emissions of major fossil fuel producers on global temperature & sea level rise
A Union of Concerned Scientists-led study released in September 2017 analyzes and quantifies the climate change impacts of carbon dioxide and methane emissions traced to specific fossil fuel companies. Based on an analysis of two time periods (1880 -...
Author: Peabody Energy
We question the conclusions of the study around this complex issue and have long advocated technology as the proper approach for addressing society's interest in managing greenhouse gas emissions. Greater use of technology can help meet the world's...
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