Search This Blog

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Current pledges put over 600 million people at risk of higher water scarcity

Current pledges put over 600 million people at risk of higher water scarcity
London, UK (SPX) Sep 24, 2013 - Our current pledges to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, which are projected to set the global mean temperature increase at around 3.5 C above pre-industrial levels, will expose 668 million people worldwide to new or aggravated water scarcity. This is according to a new study published in IOP Publishing's journal Environmental Research Letters, which has calculated that a further 11 per cen ... morehttp://www.terradaily.com/reports/Current_pledges_put_over_600_million_people_at_risk_of_higher_water_scarcity_999.html

No comments:

Post a Comment