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June 13, 1989 – “Engineers want greenhouse plan”

Everyone talking climate change in 1989…

The international community must take immediate steps to revise its energy strategies to ameliorate the greenhouse effect, the Institution of Engineers, Australia, warned yesterday.

Presenting its position paper, The Impact of Energy Use on the Greenhouse Effect, the association recommended action based on the premise that fossil fuels would continue to supply most of the world’s energy needs.

1989  Lewis, S. 1989. Engineers want greenhouse plan. Australian Financial Review, 14 June.

Also on this day- 

Rudd, Kevin. 2008. ‘Australia-Indonesia joint leaders’ statement on climate change, with the President of the Republic of Indonesia’. Media release. Prime Minister. Jakarta, Indonesia. 13 June 2008.  Indonesia carbon sink forestry thing