Entries by Andrew Weaver from 02/2012

Our New Study: Global Warming From Coal Worse than Oil Sands

| Posted 02.21.2012 | Canada

In the midst of the controversy over the Keystone XL pipeline last fall, two of us -- Neil Swart, a PhD student in my lab, and I -- undertook to measure the likely impact of oil sands development upon world climate. Our overarching conclusion? As a society, we will live or die by our future consumption of coal.