TITLE

The Hazards of Coal Dependence

AUTHOR(S)
Broecker, Wallace S.
PUB. DATE
October 1977
SOURCE
Natural History;Oct77, Vol. 86 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the environmental consequences of human dependence in coal as the main source of energy. Atmospheric carbon dioxide production of coal combustion; Effects of global warming on the ecosystem; Melting of ice sheets; Natural climate change in earth; Strategies to avoid environmental hazards.
ACCESSION #
5205476

 

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