NASA’s James Hansen says global warming has slowed due to surge in coal use: ‘The rate of global warming seems to be less this decade than it has been during the prior quarter century’

By: - Climate DepotMarch 27, 2013 4:29 PM

Hansen’s new paper: ‘We suggest that the surge of fossil fuel use, mainly coal, since 2000 is a basic cause of the large increase of carbon uptake by the combined terrestrial and ocean carbon sinks — (CLIMATE FORCING GROWTH RATES: DOUBLING DOWN ON OUR FAUSTIAN BARGAIN)