TITLE

Greenhouse Effect

AUTHOR(S)
Losev, K. S.
PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Value Inquiry Book Series;2014, Vol. 276, p248
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition of the term "greenhouse effect," which refers to the warming of the lower regions of the atmosphere due to the absorption of infrared radiation. Topics discussed include the absolute value of the greenhouse effect, the continued increase in the concentration of greenhouse gases caused by fossil fuel combustion and the possible anthropogenic mechanisms of warming. Also mentioned is the system of industrial emission abatement under the Kyoto Protocol.
ACCESSION #
97490369

 

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