Carbon Dioxide

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-06-22
Session date: 
June 22, 2016
Reference: 
2016/1932
Question By: 
David Kurten
Organisation: 
UKIP
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Does the Mayor understand that further increases in carbon dioxide levels will not significantly increase average global temperatures due to near saturation absorption by CO2 in the 13 – 17 µm band of the infra-red spectrum?

Answer

Answer for Carbon Dioxide

Answer for Carbon Dioxide

Answered By: 
The Mayor

This is not the consensus view of experts.

For more information regarding the scientific consensus on climate change please read the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) publications: https://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar5/.