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'Conraction & Convergence' - the C&C Principle & Practice

  1. Climate Truth & Reconciliation - Global Commons Institute (GCI) home page
  2. Contraction & Convergence (C&C) first 20 years (1989-2008)
  3. Assumptions; the 'Well Tempered Climate Accord' (WTCA)
  4. The C&C principle is 'Well Tempering'
  5. Climate Justice Without Vengeance
  6. Speech at RCJ (2018); C&C "The Well Tempered Climate Accord"
  7. "Anyone who thinks C&C is Utopian simply hasn't looked honestly at the alternatives."
  8. Martin Luther King 'The arc of the curves towards justice'
  9. Origin of the Arc of the Universe
  10. C&C Archive

    Equity Equals Survival


  11. First Best
  12. C&C and the Rajan Tax proposal

    UNFCCC-Compliance & Support for the C&C Principle

  13. UNFCCC-Compliance
  14. UNFCCC-Compliance "inevitably requires" C&C UNFCCC Executive
  15. Massive Support for C&C principle remains completely unrivalled
  16. 12 UN Bodies support C&C Principle
  17. Support from High Ranking Eminent Persons (ADB)
  18. Extensive Political Support from Eminent Persons for C&C principle
  19. Religious consensus supporting C&C principle
  20. Extensive expert support
  21. Support for C&C Principle from many Blue Planet Award winners & others
  22. All UK Political Parties strongly endorsed C&C
  23. C&C supporting Early Day Motions (EDMs) in the UK Parliament
  24. C&C becomes the UK Climate Act in 2008

  25. "The C&C principle is unchallenged" Herman Daly
  26. Huge support for C&C Principle accompanies this submission to UNFCCC 2012
  27. An ALLIANCE FOR UNFCCC-COMPLIANCE
  28. Submission to the Talanoa Dialogue 2016
  29. More eminent persons support (some overlap here)

  30. Submission to Talanoa Dialogue
  31. C&C and the Rajan Tax proposal

    1994 a huge outcry over the climate 'Economics of Genocide' from Pearce & Nordhaus
  32. GCI's comment on UNFCCC - "return to sender" 1992
  33. Expansion and Divergence
  34. the economics of genocide
  35. The Value of Life
  36. GCI's critique of the economics argued in the IPCC Second Assessment Report
  37. Upheld in IPCC_SAR
  38. Globally the poor are more 'carbon-efficient' than the rich
  39. The 3 in 1 Trefoil
  40. Economists
  41. Usury
  42. Uneconomic Growth Disorder - Growth-Rates compared
  43. Rajan global carbon tax proposal versus Fee and Dividend
  44. Circular Economy
  45. The economics of genocide
  46. Genocide by any other name (then)
  47. Genocide by any other name (now)

    Big wake-up call from paleo climate change records for the PERMIAN Extinction

  48. The changing rate of the temperature rise & fall over 100s of millions of years
  49. The changing rate of the rise & fall of CO2 concentrations over 100s of millions of years
  50. The rise & fall of T° CH4 CO2 ocean pH and sea-level over the last 600,000 years
  51. The 'Milankovitch wobbles' & 230 PPMV, the average over the last 600,000 years

    Climate emergency accelerating & carbon sinks relatively shrinking
  52. Global Warming is accelerating now (positive-feedback)
  53. Sinks are shrinking now (positive-feedback)
  54. Major Source-Sink questions in scenario from Rockstrom et al
  55. C&C Rates needed now
  56. Rational Analysis - urgency and immediate convergence

  57. CBAT the 'Carbon Budget Analysis Tool' presented in GCI evidence to EAC
  58. Feedback & C&C arrays Embedded in CBAT (Carbon Budget Analysis Tool)
  59. CBAT Appreciation

    EAC Carbon Budget Enquiries - were the models valid?
  60. Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) 'Carbon Budget Enquiries' (2009 - 2013)
  61. On its website UKMO admits the omission of major feedbacks from its climate modelling
  62. Under Oath UKMO then denies these omissions in evidence to the EAC Enquiry in 2013
  63. The Cretan Paradox
  64. DECC admits feedback omissions in 2016
  65. UKMO/IPCC Background to Feedback Omissions in 5th Assessment (AR5)
  66. The 'RCP' scenarios; sink failure rates modelled in RCP 8.5 (the path we're on)
  67. IPCC RCP 8.5 & the feedback fiasco
  68. Emissions-Creep since UKCA (2008)
  69. Widely varying estimates of Emissions from Land Use Changes

  70. John Ashton & Ed Miliband at COP 15 (2009)

    IPCC Feedback Howler of all time
  71. Table 2.2 in IPCC SR 1.5° showing Budget-Inflation vs Feedback-Diminution.
    After International Peer Review, IPCC got all Governments of the world to sign it.
    18 months later it was admitted that it was a mistake

    Climate Litigation - the Carbon-Debt issue

  72. Institutions & Considerations
  73. Collaboration with litigation agenda from 'Plan-B'

    1. All Country CREDIT DEBIT detail (1750-2050)
    2. Interntational Emissions 1990 -2020
    3. Return to CREDIT:DEBIT Analysis
    4. Go to All Countries listing Alphabetical
    5. Go to All Countries in Regional Groupings
    6. Go to an easy Visualization of how CREDIT:DEBIT is calculated
    7. Go to All Countries in Overal CREDIT:DEBIT Groupings
    8. Go to All Countries detailed CREDIT:DEBIT Breakdown as %s
    9. Animation - All Country per capita emissions 1750 to zero between 2020 & 2040
    10. Go to UK Emissions compared with several Regions
    11. Go to a short explanation of each element of the global analysis done for each country
    12. Globally the poor are more 'carbon-efficient' than the rich
    13. The enormity of the climate crisis & 'carbon-debt' inequity, puts us in double-jeopardy

  74. All Country CREDIT DEBIT detail (1750-2050)
  75. Growth rates CO2 pollution (1750-2017)
  76. Growth rates CO2 Pollution (1750-2013) by fuel
  77. Damages Liabilities
  78. Judicial Review
  79. Our Children's Trust

    IEA demand-growth (Oil/Coal/Gas) to 2040, vs contraction-rates for UNFCCC-Compliance
  80. Animation

    Scientists got it so wrong?
  81. NYT
  82. The situation we've been in
  83. The situation we're now in

    Business Leaders to Boris Johnson















 

Remarkable People

  1. Patanjali
  2. Lao Tse
  3. Pythagoras
  4. H P Blavatsky
  5. B K S Iyengar
  6. Nyoichi Sakurazawa (George Ohsawa)
  7. Lynda McDonald - textile artist and former programme manager NHS
  8. John Houghton
  9. Tom Spencer
  10. Herman Daly
  11. Don Brown
  12. Andrew Dlugolecki
  13. Sir John Houghton
  14. John Archibald Wheeler & Richard Feynman
  15. Richard Douthwaite
  16. Brendan Mackey
  17. Laurie Barlow - Architect campaigner and educator
  18. Ginny Batson
  19. Esmeralda De Belgique
  20. John Vidal
  21. Julian Salt
  22. Chris Rose
  23. Greta Thunberg
  24. BMJ article on Greta Thunberg, Extinction Rebellion & the science of climate change
    Links supporting BMJ Article
  25. Colin Challen MP, the greatest climate campaigner ever in the UK Parliament
  26. Lord Adair Turner
  27. Sir David King
  28. Harley Wright
  29. Ross Garnaut
  30. James Hansen
  31. Mike Hutchinson, the most Focused Climate Change Film Maker
  32. Mayer Hillman - since the '60's a veteran campaigner for C&C & personal carbon allowances
  33. Dave Hampton - broadcaster educator and activist
  34. Jelle Hielkema - former Director at FAO, author and visionary
  35. Bill McGuire
  36. Dr Robin Stott
  37. Rabbi Jeffrey Newman
  38. John Gummer
  39. Peter Critchley
  40. David Hembrow
  41. Adam Poole - Engineer at Buro Happold
  42. John Caddy - artist & visionary
  43. Michael A Sherbon

    The Unifying Principle
  44. George Ohsawa
  45. Universal Constants
  46. The derivation of Phi
  47. Stringularity & the Phi'd-back loop
  48. The Completeness Theorem
  49. Elsewhere

    UK Climate Act based on C&C
  50. The Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution advocates C&C (2000)
  51. The UK Climate Act (Contraction & Convergence) (UKCA 2006)
  52. Contraction and concentrations as in UKCA
  53. All UK Political Parties strongly endorsed C&C
  54. C&C supporting Early Day Motions (EDMs)
  55. The Unifying Principle
  56. "The morally and intellectually coherent principle of Contraction & Convergence" John Gummer
  57. CCC Chairman Turner confirms that C&C is the principle upon which the UK Climate Act is based
  58. Adair Turner and Mr Ed Miliband of DECC
  59. HMG's UK Climate Act (UKCA 2008) is C&C (Right Principle, Wrong Rates)
  60. UK CO2 emissions & carbon debit since 1750 (CDIAC)
  61. UK CO2 emissions oil coal & gas since 1750 (CDIAC)
  62. UK per capita CO2 emissions since 1750 compared with the rest
  63. UK Emissions & the Paris Agreement
  64. The irrationality of delay; the case in a Nutshell
  65. The irrationality of delay; 2
  66. Canaries & Canards - Global & UK National - UKMO/HMG dodgy statistics
  67. 'Five Wise Monkeys' - a ludicrous idea from the UK CCC
  68. Sane Safe Fair? UK 'leadership' is >3 times its global share!
  69. Embedded Emissions - more false accounting from the British Government?
  70. Annual Emissions now equal >12,000,000,000 tonnes carbon, or 2,000 Khufus by weight

    BBC - Climate Facts "its all happening much faster than anyone thought possible."
  71. What the film seeks to reveal or perhaps conceal on the rates of global temperature rise
  72. Acceleration

    ARTICLES
  73. C&C Articles over the years

    UNFCCC & Climate Emergency
  74. GCI declares climate emergency at COP-2 in 1996
  75. Consumer Polluter Sovereignty
  76. UKMO warns of 'temporarily' exceeding 1.5°C by 2023
  77. Climate emergency, UNFCCC COP-24 & the the 'Katowice Rulebook'
  78. Submission to the UNFCCC's 'Talanoa Dialogue' (2017)
  79. IPCC 'Miracle' for AR6 - more carbon equals less temperature!
  80. Airline Emissions make a critical situation even worse
  81. Huge injustice against islands of the South Pacific Region
  82. The Marshall Islands

    Extinction Rebellion; Climate Emergency Now - the CARBON CLOCK is TICKING
  83. GCI called for declaring a climate emergency at COP-2 in 1966
  84. Schellnhuber & others revise their emissions projections in line with GCI/Plan B
  85. It is the trend or the 'shape of the curve' that matters
  86. Carbon Budgets Countdown, apropos Extinction Rebellion & the CCC
  87. Global Framework for future carbon-rationing
  88. Carbon Countdown Clock
  89. Extinction Rebellion
  90. Climate Siege
  91. 'Peer-reviewed' facts behind Hallam interview on BBC 'hard-talk'

    BBC - "Climate Facts"
  92. What the film seeks to reveal regarding 'the rate of temperature rise'
  93. BBC edits Mark Carney 4th Reith Lecture on Climate Change

    Acceleration
  94. Acceleration in the rise of temperature and atmospheric CO2

    Criminal Activity
  95. Roger Hallam & XR actors are being jailed for UKMO crimes

    Music, BACH & the Well Tempered Principle
  96. JS BACH was a Pythagorean

    PYTHAGORAS
  97. Music
  98. Pythagoras String Demonstration

    LAO TSE
  99. The Tao Te Ching
  100. The Order of the Universe

    Well Tempering & the musical derivation of the wonderous 'Phi' (0.618)
  101. Phi Derivation Model from the Pythagorean Comma - 'The Stringularity Hypothesis'
  102. Hawking drew short of recognizing the real significance of Pythagoras String Experiment
  103. Music & the derivation of 'Phi' in Nature
  104. The symmetry-binding-derivation of 'Phi' from the Pythagorean Comma
  105. Symmetry-binding at the Phi-Point between steps 12 & 13 of the Pythagorean Comma
  106. Precise close-up of 'Phi' at the 'Phi-Point' between steps 12 & 13 of the Pythgorean Comma
  107. Symmetry-binding derivation of Phi rescues Standard-Model when Higgs Particle is added
  108. The Feminine Principle
  109. Organic Growth - the circular economy
  110. Phi-rich Pentagons
  111. Phi created the integers
  112. Awe-inspiring Phi
  113. Happy Phi:Pi Day
  114. Phi at Green in visble Colour Spectrum & beautiful 'Fluminescence' from Ginny Battson
  115. Phi All Life
  116. Phi:Pi Pentagrams - governs orbits of Earth Venus and Sun
  117. Phi:Pi:Alpha - universal source-code
  118. Phi is at the structural core of DNA
  119. Equivalence
  120. Certainty in the derivation of Phi, the structure of DNA, Rosalind Franklin & Choose Life
  121. Phi:Pi - Khufu
  122. Phi:Pi - Squaring the Circle
  123. Phi:Pi - Schwarzchild Radius
  124. Hemiola
  125. Deep Simplicity
  126. Eternity & golden spiralling electrons/'excitons'
  127. A Beautiful Model (Limits to Growth)
  128. Awesome Sunrise
  129. Inside Out outside In for fun . . . . .

    Art & Life & Maths
  130. Tree of Life
  131. NEMI
  132. John Archibald Wheeler
  133. Maths

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