TITLE

WE MUST ACT NOW

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Gordon
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);9/28/2009 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 154 Issue 13, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author, who is the prime minister of Great Britain, offers his views on the importance of addressing climate change at summit meetings. The 2009 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark is mentioned. The economic costs of climate change, the British low-carbon economic framework, efficient energy consumption, green technologies and investment, and energy security are also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
44373430

 

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