Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in climate change • greenhouse gases • hhydrofluorocarbons • kigali • montreal protocol on October 17th, 2016.
Dignitaries meeting in Kigali have pledged to phase-out the use of harmful greenhouse gases commonly used in refrigeration and air conditioning. Nearly 200 countries struck a deal to amend the Montreal Protocol to address hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), predicting the reduced emissions could prevent up to 0.5 degrees Celsius of global warming. The Montreal Protocol was agreed […]
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