Climate Change 2007 - Mitigation of Climate Change

Climate Change 2007 - Mitigation of Climate Change

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The Climate Change 2007 volumes of the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) provide the most comprehensive and balanced assessment of climate change available. This IPCC Working Group III volume provides a comprehensive, state-of-the-art and worldwide overview of scientific knowledge related to the mitigation of climate change. It includes a detailed assessment of costs and potentials of mitigation technologies and practices, implementation barriers, and policy options for the sectors: energy supply, transport, buildings, industry, agriculture, forestry and waste management. It links sustainable development policies with climate change practices. This volume will again be the standard reference for all those concerned with climate change, including students and researchers, analysts and decision-makers in governments and the private sector.The international ULSAB-AVC project (Ultra Light Steel Auto Body a€“Advanced Vehicle Concept) investigated ... Other fleet-leading examples are: a€c Toyota Prius, Mercedes E-class sedans, 0.26 a€c Volkswagen Passat, Mercedes C240, BMW 320i, ... have used speed limits as fuel conservation measures, e.g., the US during the period following the 1973 oil embargo. ... about 850 MtCO2- eq in 1990 to 609 MtCO2-eq in 2003, despite the continued growth of the MAC system fleet (IPCC, anbsp;...

Title:Climate Change 2007 - Mitigation of Climate Change
Author:Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2007-11-12


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