On to Copenhagen

Pope, Carl
September 2009
Sierra;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 94 Issue 5, p6
The author expresses opinions regarding global warming, associated U.S. legislative efforts, and the United Nations Climate Conference scheduled for December 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The author discusses 4 fallacies about climate change that he believes complicate global negotiations. They regard price-setting for carbon, global carbon sinks, the 1992 United Nations Framework Convention, and specific limits on atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations.


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