What is geoengineering?
Climate geoengineering refers to large-scale schemes for interven- tion in the earth’s oceans, soils and atmosphere with the aim of re- ducing the effects of climate change, usually temporarily. It includes many techniques. read moreSOLAR RADIATION MANAGEMENT Blocking the sun to cool the planet GREENHOUSE GAS REMOVAL Sucking CO2 out of the air EARTH RADIATION MANAGEMENT Sending heat into space
This much we know: geoengineering techniques do nothing to address the root causes of climate change, and evidence points to a high likelihood that rather than improving the climate, they will make things worse. read moreMoral Hazard Delaying and defunding real solutions Changes weather patterns Military use becomes more likely Social & Ecological impacts Land theft, drought, dead zones