Climate Depot: Modeling Study: Increased use of A/C to cope with predicted heat waves in 2050 will kill more due to increased air pollution from the A/C

Via: https://earther.com/we-could-have-a-serious-air-conditioning-problem-by-mid-1827402852 Excerpt: A new study published recently in PLOS Medicine reminds us that lives will be lost elsewhere as long as air conditioners draw their energy from oil, gas, or coal. Why? Blame air pollution—our addiction to dirty fuels throws particulate matter and ozone into the air. Electricity production…

2018-07-10 20:28


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