TITLE

Midwest coalition joins fight against emissions

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Nature;11/22/2007, Vol. 450 Issue 7169, p470
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the coalition of the political leaders in the U.S. and in Canada to fight against greenhouse-gas emissionss. It states that six U.S. governors and the premiere of Manitoba in Canada have agreed to cut the emissions and will set up a Midwestern carbon-trading market. According to the World Resources Institute, roughly half of the U.S. population is now covered by some form of greenhouse-gas agreement. Meanwhile, a U.S. appeals court has dismissed a fuel-efficiency regulations established for sports utility vehicles (SUV) and has ordered the administration to strengthen the standards of carbon dioxide emissions.
ACCESSION #
29381819

 

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