Lamphier: China is the emissions elephant in the room

Feb 25, 2013 Full story: Edmonton Journal

An aerial view shows buildings standing out amid haze engulfing Wuhan, central China's Hubei province on December 3. China will need to invest up to $30 billion U.S. a year to meet its goal of curbing greenhouse gas emissions, the state press said, citing an academic study, as Beijing set its targets before world leaders gather in Copenhagen this ... (more)

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PHD

Overton, TX

#1 Feb 26, 2013
By Gary Lamphier, Edmonton Journal February 25, 2013

EDMONTON - China topped the U.S. as the world’s largest energy consumer in 2009.

With “friends” like Obama, Canadians might rightly ask, who needs enemies? Rejecting Keystone XL would surely poison Canada-U.S. relations for years to come.

Well folks its 2013 someone forgot to tell the biased reporter.
Snowflake

San Francisco, CA

#2 Feb 26, 2013
Per capita many nations produce more pollution than China. But China can do much to improve the pollution.
PHD

Overton, TX

#3 Feb 26, 2013
So the real facts are China per capita is not the largest emissions Elephant. Do real numbers matter?
Snowflake

San Francisco, CA

#4 Feb 26, 2013
China will be green soon.
litesong

Lynnwood, WA

#5 Feb 26, 2013
Snowflake wrote:
China will be green soon.
chinese communists(ALWAYS SMALL LETTERS) are blood red, since they murdered, tortured, & starved to death, 100 million of their own BROTHERS, SISTERS, CHILDREN, & BABIES, to hang ropes of enslavement around the HONORABLE CITIZENS OF CHINA.

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