May we engineer the climate?

@article{Bodansky1996MayWE,
  title={May we engineer the climate?},
  author={Daniel Bodansky},
  journal={Climatic Change},
  year={1996},
  volume={33},
  pages={309-321}
}
  • D. Bodansky
  • Published 1 July 1996
  • Environmental Science
  • Climatic Change
Not only is the science of climate engineering uncertain; the legal issues are also highly uncertain. Although existing international law does not specifically limit the freedom of states to undertake climate engineering, the international community would likely demand a say should climate engineering move from the realm of speculation to concrete proposals. The experience of other environmental regimes, however, suggests that developing an international decision-making mechanism would be… 

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