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Climate Change

Vattenfall -- Curbing Climate Change 
Vattenfall - Commited to making electricity clean Climate change resulting from emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases is one of the greatest environmental challenges of our time.
Vattenfall -- Global Mapping of Greenhouse Gas Abatement Opportunities up to 2030: Buildings sector deep-dive: June, 2007 
Download this Vattenfall presentation on the building sector's effects on climate change. They discuss current emissions, BAU growth, abatement opportunities, implications and more.
The Greenhouse Gas Protocol 
These guidelines explain how to quantify reductions in greenhouse gas emissions (referred to as “GHG reductions”) resulting from projects that either generate or reduce the consumption of electricity transmitted over power grids. They are designed as a supplement to the Greenhouse Gas Protocol for Project Accounting (“Project Protocol”), and as such are focused on practical and simplified methods for estimating GHG reductions.
Lawrence Berkeley Lab Climate and Ecosystem Sciences Division 
The Climate and Ecosystem Sciences Division seeks to translate data from advanced laboratories, experiments, and large field stations into better tools for predicting the implications of climatic change for our natural environment and for critical water, energy, and agricultural resources. Developing advanced knowledge of the integrated Earth system can help society make informed decisions about the sustainable use of these vital resources.
California Air Resource Board: Climate Change 
This page provides information regarding ARB's climate change program pursuant to Assembly Bill 32. AB 32 outlines a comprehensive, multi-year program to reduce California's GHG emissions.
Climate Action Network 
A worldwide network of over 340 Non- Governmental Organizations (NGOs) working to promote government and individual action to limit human-induced climate change to ecologically sustainable levels.
Climate Solutions 
Climate Solution's mission is to stop global warming at the earliest point possible by helping the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia become world leaders in practical and profitable solutions.
The Alliance for Climate Protection 
The Alliance for Climate Protection is a single-purpose organization to persuade people of the importance, urgency and feasibility of adopting and implementing effective and comprehensive solutions for the climate crisis.
Guidelines for Quantifying GHG Reductions from Grid-Connected Electricity Projects 
This WRI/WBCSD report explains how to quantify reductions in greenhouse gas emissions resulting from projects that either generate or reduce the consumption of electricity transmitted over power grids. It is a supplement to the Greenhouse Gas Protocol for Project Accounting.
Strongly Recommended Resource: "Best Practice Approaches for Characterizing, Communicating, and Incorporating Scientific Uncertainty in Climate Decision Making" 
For those still interested in providing their students with resources regarding climate change science and uncertainty, there is a report from the U.S. Climate Change Science Program on the subject - "Best Practice Approaches for Characterizing, Communicating, and Incorporating Scientific Uncertainty in Climate Decision Making." The lead author, Grainger Morgan, is well-known for his work on scientific uncertainty. Many of the concepts in the report are also applicable to other areas of scientific research and decision-making, such as chemical exposure, accidents and injury, etc. There is a very simple summary of climate science and of the concept of scientific uncertainty as well as a consensus-based set of recommendations on how to deal with the uncertainties in climate science.