Global Resources

Pages tagged with "physical balances"

  • Stabilization Wedges: A Concept and Game (pdf)

    The Carbon Mitigation Initiative is a joint project of Princeton University, BP, and Ford Motor Company to find solutions to the greenhouse gas problem. To emphasize the need for early action, Co-Directors Robert Socolow and Stephen Pacala created the concept of stabilization wedges – 25 billion ton “wedges� that need to be cut out of predicted future carbon emissions in the next 50 years to avoid a doubling of atmospheric carbon dioxide over pre-industrial levels.