Andy Pitman

Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science, The University of New South Wales

Expertise: Terrestrial processes, Climate modelling

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publication   http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1748-932

CLAIMS REVIEWED

Science shows that humans are primarily responsible for climate change, counter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s claim

CLAIM
"I would not agree that [carbon dioxide is] a primary contributor to the global warming that we see."

SOURCE: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, CNBC, 9 March 2017

VERDICT