TITLE

China steals show at UN climate summit

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Sep2009, Issue 416, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the strong commitment to reduce carbon emissions expressed by China making it the center of attention at the United Nations (UN) Climate Change Summit in New York on September 22, 2009. Chinese President Hu Jintao asserted that his country would strive to reduce carbon emissions by a notable margin by 2020. U.S. President Barack Obama talked about legislation on renewable energy sources and cap and trade, among others. Japan cited its higher carbon reduction target.
ACCESSION #
72333557

 

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