Gallery: One Ton CO2 Cube to be Dropped on Copenhagen

 

While Barack Obama visits Copenhagen this week for the United Nations Framework Convention, he may catch a rousing and informative glimpse of a ton of CO2. And we don’t just mean “a lot” of exhaust coming out of his secret service’s cars – we mean an actual 27-foot cube of CO2. In an installation by Alfio Bonanno and Christophe Cornubert, the “CO2 Cube” is a representation of the amount of carbon dioxide emitted each month by the average person in an industrialized country, or in the case of the United States, every two weeks.

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  1. davidwayneosedach December 10, 2009 at 8:03 pm

    This one ton CO2 cube makes quite a statement! And, it’s an eye catcher. It would fitting to put one in all the world’s major cities. Starting with the United States.

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