February 28, 2007
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FROM VOLUME 5, NUMBER 12, DECEMBER 1992
ROLE OF INDUSTRY
"Corporate Shades of Green," F. Pearce, New Scientist,
21-22, Oct. 3, 1992. A number of reports, with varying views on global warming,
have recently been issued by Britain's largest corporations. Some are advocating
or using environmental audits in making decisions; the pros and cons are
"Industrial Ecology Route To Slow Global Change Proposed," B.
Hileman, Chem. Eng. News, 7-14, Aug. 24, 1992. (See News Notes, GLOBAL
CLIMATE CHANGE DIGEST, Nov. 1992.)
"The Challenge of Global Sustainability," R. Fri, EPRI J.,
14-17, June 1992. Contains the remarks of the author from the Electricity
Beyond 2000 forum of Oct. 1991.
Points up the importance of technology and of investment by the
industrialized world in resolving the dilemmas facing developing countries, and
why the electric utilities should have particular interest in becoming part of
the solution. For example, it would be cheaper to help a developing country
reduce CO2 emissions than it would to achieve the same result at home.
"Hold the Applause: A Case Study of Corporate Environmentalism,"
J. Doyle, The Ecologist, 84-90, May-June 1992. An abridged version of a
monograph published by Friends of the Earth. Details why the newly acquired
image of the Du Pont company is more style than substance.
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