posted to Climate Concern Group 1/28/09
You have to laugh about the long range predictions for the environment, though. The planners show ocean levels continuing to rise for 1000+ years, even if CO2 increases are halted immediately. The curves all have a different slope depending on how soon.
That well founded idea has been in all the literature, even from the economists, for a decade or more. see: http://www.synapse9.com/issues/ClimateLags.pdf