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A Guide to Information on Greenhouse Gases and Ozone Depletion
Published July 1988 through June 1999
FROM VOLUME 7, NUMBER 5, MAY 1994
REPORTS... OF GENERAL INTEREST
Report of the UNEP Technology and Economic Assessment Panel.
Available from Stephen Andersen, Global Change Div. (6205J), U.S.
EPA, Washington DC 20460; or Lambert Kuijpers, Tech. Univ. WS
404, POB 513, NL-5600 MB Eindhoven, Neth.
The advisory panel recommends there be only three exemptions
to the Jan. 1996 deadline for phasing out ozone-depleting
chemicals: metered dose inhalers, critical procedures for the
NASA Space Shuttle solid rocket motor, and laboratory and
analytical uses. For an extensive summary and discussion see Global
Environ. Change Rep., pp. 1-3, May 13.
Environment Facility: Available at no charge from GEF
Administrator, Environ. Dept., World Bank, 1818 H St. NW,
Washington DC 20433 (tel: 202-473-1053; fax: 202-522-3240).
The Restructured GEF: Questions and Answers, 5 pp.,
Apr. 1994. A briefing on the new arrangement of the GEF settled
in March 1994 (GCCD, Apr. 1994), and how it will affect
donor and receiving countries.
The Incremental Cost of Climate Change Mitigation Projects
(Working Paper No. 9), D. Ahuja, 24 pp., Apr. 1994. The latest in
a series on the topic.
Quarterly Operational Report: May 1994, 43 pp. Provides
a comprehensive status report on the GEF work program being
implemented by UNDP, UNEP and the World Bank.
Earth's Climate: Natural Variations and Human Influence, W.
Karlen, E. Friis-Christensen, B. Dahlstrom, 55 pp., 1994, no
charge. Elforsk AB, POB 1704, S-111 87 Stockholm, Swed. (fax: +46
8 723 0665).
Elforsk AB is the Swedish electrical utilities consortium for
research. This report reviews current scientific knowledge on the
Earth's natural climate and human influences on it.
the Global Climate System (CCD 94-01), 20 pp., 1994, no
charge. Clim. Products & Pubs., Atmos. Environ. Serv.,
Downsview ON M3H 5T4, Can. (416-739-4431).
The first in a series of special Climate Change Digest (CCD)
explanatory and overview reports, to be issued as a complement to
the regular CCD series on impacts. Gives a nontechnical summary
of the state of climate modeling, discussing the question of
confidence, how to reduce uncertainties, international
cooperation, and the future of modeling.
Energy, Economics and Climate Change Reference Guide, N.
Sundt, 24 pp., Apr. 1994, $75 ($85 outside N. America). Cutter
Info. Corp., 37 Broadway, Arlington MA 02174 (tel: 800-964-5118
or 617-641-5118; fax: 617-648-1950).
Constitutes the April issue of the monthly, Energy, Econ.
& Clim. Change. Contains over 500 relatively easily
obtained, recent entries in topics such as international
agreements, energy taxes, emissions offsets and externalities.
Guide to Publishers
Index of Abbreviations