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Air conditioning is not the enemy

Wagner, Gernot

Carbon pollution is.

Air conditioners account for around 5 percent of electricity used in the U.S. The need for more air conditioning is one of the costliest effects of global warming. Its use, in turn, leads to more warming, which leads to a greater need for air conditioning.

Published on on August 8th, 2013


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November 10, 2015
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