Dialing Back the Alarm on Climate Change.A forthcoming report points lowers estimates on global warming.

By steven d keeler | Sep 16, 2013

 

Most experts believe that warming of less than 2 degrees Celsius from pre-industrial levels will result in no net economic and ecological damage. Therefore, the new report is effectively saying (based on the middle of the range of the IPCC's emissions scenarios) that there is a better than 50-50 chance that by 2083, the benefits of climate change will still outweigh the harm.

 


http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324549004579067532485712464.html

 

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