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July 05, 2011 – Comments (4)

China’s power stations generate ‘future spike’ in global warming


By Steve Connor, Science Editor

Tuesday, 5 July 2011

Sulphur pollutants from coal-fired power stations in China have tended to cool the global climate over the past decade in contrast to the warming effect resulting from rising concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, scientists have found.

A study has shown that the levelling of global average surface temperatures between 1998 and 2009 can be explained by the cooling effect resulting from the sulphur-containing gases emitted from mainly Chinese power stations over the same time period.

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#1) On July 05, 2011 at 4:22 PM, ChrisGraley (28.51) wrote:

Global warming will excellerate again. Taco Bell just came out with XXL burritos.

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#2) On July 05, 2011 at 4:31 PM, PeteysTired (< 20) wrote:

XXL burritos


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#3) On July 05, 2011 at 4:47 PM, catoismymotor (< 20) wrote:

XXL burritos make me generate sulfur. Thus my tummy will  combat global warming as I blame the dogs. :)

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#4) On July 06, 2011 at 12:19 PM, kdakota630 (28.92) wrote:

XXL burritos?  Hmmm... I think I know what I'm having at some point this weekend.

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