New York Cognitive Dissonance
Posted by feww on June 19, 2009
New York Counts GHG?
New York Cognitive Dissonance: Keeping Wall Street alive AND showing concern for global climate change!
A carbon counting sign on the side of the Deutsche Bank building in New York, June 18, 2009, displays the running total amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. REUTERS/Eric Thayer. IMAGE MAY BE SUBJECT TO COPYRIGHT.
Mauna Loa CO2 monthly mean data
May 2009, [Decimal date: 2009.375] – Monthly average: 390.18 ppm
Based on the above data, total atmospheric CO2 TODAY:
3,044,617,608,327.73 MT [3,044,617.61 MMT]
Combined impact of Nitrous Oxide (N2O), Methane (CH4) and CFC 12 ( CCl2F2) calculated at their full global warming potential: 30.59% of the CO2 Impact, or the CO2 equivalent of
931,380,216,898.77 MT CO2e [931,380,22 MMTCO2e]
Effective Total: 3,975,997,825,226.50 MTCO2e
[MT: Metric Tons; MMT: Million Metric Tons; CO2e: Carbon Dioxide Equivalent ]
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