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Monday, May 07, 2012
merchants of despair
"More drought and flooding, pests and extreme weather events can count on the proliferation of the planet's mid-century.The international policy issues think tank, said a recent report by the Club of Rome now.
"Every year twice as much greenhouse gas will be issued than the forests and seas could swallow it" - summed up the Club of Rome report in 2052 on Norwegian economic specialist and Jorgen Randers future research, the study's authors.The international political issues, think tank founded in 1968, on Monday released its new report on climate change.
"The negative effects will be significant. Of mankind to exploit the planet, in some cases already before the 2052 crash were local to live" - said the report from Randers in Rotterdam."The sea is half a meter higher in the Arctic summer ice will disappear, the 'new' weather will hit both the tourists and the peasants as well" - he said.
According to experts, the greenhouse gas emissions in 2030 only reached the top, but it is too late to the average global temperature rise to the curb is still acceptable to the rate of two degrees Celsius.2080, the planet's average temperature is 2.8 degrees higher, this in itself may cause increasing climate change.
Future researchers believe the number of births will be less.In 2040, Earth will live in the most, that is, 8.1 billion people, but from then on will reduce the number of inhabitants."Things do not go the usual rut, if we want our grandchildren to live on a planet which has a future, and with which they treated well" - said Ian Johnson, Secretary of the Club of Rome.Randers believes the continued growth of the economy, bad for the climate and natural treasures.Revealed that researchers calculate that the economy could not bring profit, taking into account the price at which the environmental requirements.The Norwegian experts believe that the world GDP will grow more slowly than expected because of economies of many countries to exploit the development potential.
The panel as early as 1972, among the first to warn of the limits of growth and pollution, creating a sensation around the world.The present document is the leading scientists, economists and futurists made participation.The club has former and current heads of state, UN diplomats, businessmen, academic researchers members .The active members are Dutch Queen Beatrix, Javier Solana, former NATO Secretary General, Hans-Peter Dürr quantum physicist and philosopher of science, as well as Mikhail Gorbachev, the Soviet Union's last head of state." Link