Climate change wars stall government plan

Eggertson, Laura
February 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/15/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 4, p456
Academic Journal
Focuses on the open warfare within the Canadian government about what it should be doing to cut greenhouse gas emissions under the Kyoto Protocol to combat climate change. Percentage of emissions Canada has committed to reduce by 2010; Cause of the delay in initial efforts to pass an approach that would have made emission cuts mandatory; Voluntary approach launched by Ottawa, Ontario that encourages consumers to cut greenhouse gas emissions by one tonne per household; Plan proposed by Environment Canada.


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