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Geoengineering: Governance and Technology Policy

Categories: Climate Change,Energy,Environment

http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/misc/R41371.pdf

Describes an array of technologies that aim, through large-scale modifications of the Earth’s energy balance, to reduce temperatures and counteract climate change.  Also discusses the debates over governance and trans-border effects of such potential technologies.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists