Oak Ridge National Laboratory


News Release

Media Contact: Mike Bradley ()
Communications and External Relations


Third U.S. Climate Change Science Program Report Issued

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct. 18, 2007 — The U.S. Climate Change Science Program (CCSP) today released a report, coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), titled "Effects of Climate Change on Energy Production and Use in the United States." The report summarizes what is known about potential effects of climate change on energy production and use in the United States and identifies where research could reduce uncertainties about impacts.

See the DOE news release at: http://www.doe.gov/news/5636.htm.

Click the audio link on this page for sound from Thomas Wilbanks, the coordinating lead author of the report, from DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

See the Executive Summary at: http://www.ornl.gov/ornlhome/climate_change/ClimateReptExSumm.pdf.