Global Warming and Climate Change
Every day the news spreads reports of new climatic records : "The warmest
day since...", "The strongest storm in the past x years", "The
biggest flood in history..."
Many people believe that the global climate is changing drastically because
of man-made greenhouse gases; some even blame global warming for all changes
seen in the weather. Others claim that global warming is "just
another creation of fear mongering Greens".
The scientific consensus is indeed that global
warming and climate
change are happening because of human activities - Read
The earlier we reduce our GreenHouse gas emissions, the more we will reduce
the possibility of serious consequences. Actions should
include all the following:
- Limiting our energy consumption.
- Better thinking the layout of the cities.
- Improving public transport and rail freight.
- Developing renewable energies.
- Storing CO2 underground.
- Developing nuclear energy.