TITLE

Protocol promises bumpy ride to Kyoto

AUTHOR(S)
Gilbert, Craig
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Northern Ontario Business;Mar2005, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Northern Ontario industry leaders' awaiting of more details from the federal government on their approach to reduce global warming. Efforts of leaders to make sure that the timelines and targets that Ottawa sets are compliant with the Kyoto Protocol and do not damage the local and national economies; Provision of the Kyoto Protocol to reduce the amount of anthropogenic carbon-dioxide-equivalent emissions they put in the atmosphere.
ACCESSION #
17280922

 

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