T. Searchinger et al. propose "Fixing a critical climate accounting error" (Policy Forum, 23 October 2009, p. 527). We agree that greenhouse gas (GHG) emission accounting needs to be more comprehensive, but believe that Searchinger's proposal would make matters worse by increasing the complexity and uncertainty of calculations. Solutions must be practical and verifiable to be effective.

Contact Information
Contact Person: 
Keith L. Kline
Contact Organization: 
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Publication Information
Keith L. Kline
DOE Information