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SIO 25  January 11, 2008 Jane L. Teranes
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Governmental Regulations “Make me change my ways” State Regulations Ex. CA
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The atmosphere is a global commons. The atmosphere is well-mixed. Many greenhouse gases have a long residence time  in the atmosphere. Nations emit very different amounts of carbon dioxide  and other greenhouse gases. Consequences and costs of climate change do not fall  equally on all peoples.  Perceived advantages to fossil fuel consumption.
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2004 date from US carbon dioxide information analyses center
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Tonnes of carbon equivalent per person
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1992:  United Nations Framework  Convention on Climate Change  (UNFCCC)  nonbinding treaty aiming to address global  climate change.  ratified by 189 countries Conferences of Parties (COP) began to meet  regularly at conferences to hold the UNFCCC  accountable to its goals.
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