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"China to Pass U.S. in 2009 in Emissions "

 
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2006 11:09 am    Post subject: "China to Pass U.S. in 2009 in Emissions " Reply with quote

Wow...Al Gore is going to have to recut the end of his movie...where he praises every nation under the sun except his own, now that China is the enemy in CO2 production. Oops...Al might just be wanting a consulting contract there.

http://select.nytimes.com/pages/timesselect/index.html

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China’s rise, fueled heavily by coal, is particularly troubling to climate scientists because as a developing country, China is exempt from the Kyoto Protocol’s requirements for reductions in emissions of global warming gases. Unregulated emissions from China, India and other developing countries are likely to account for most of the global increase in carbon dioxide emissions over the next quarter-century.

The agency’s prediction highlights the unexpected speed with which China is emerging as the biggest contributor to global warming. Still, China has resisted limits on its own emissions and those of other developing countries.
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