TITLE

Serious About Smog

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Karen Lowry
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);6/7/2004 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 143 Issue 23/24, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how new legislation aimed at preventing global warming targets the responsibility of corporations to support environmental obligations. How the European Union will fine those who violate the limitations put on carbon emissions from smokestack plants by the Kyoto Protocol; Goals of the task force at RWE, a power company in Germany, to switch dependence between coal and natural gas according to price and supply; Demands from California and New York pension funds that firms estimate their exposure to global-warming costs.
ACCESSION #
13305375

 

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