U.S. Balks At Efforts to Combat Global Warming

April 2005
EnviroAction Newsletter;Apr2005, Vol. 23 Issue 3, pN.PAG
Reports on the implementation of the ratified Kyoto Protocol, which calls on industrialized nations to control their release of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, on February 16, 2005. Reason given by the U.S. for not signing the agreement; Number of countries that ratified the agreement; Information on the introduction of legislation designed to reduce U.S. emissions of greenhouse gases; Background on the adoption of a law in California that requires limits on global warming pollution from passenger vehicles.


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