KYOTO PROMISES ARE NOTHING BUT HOT AIRPhilosophical question: it is better to sign Kyoto and underreport, or not to sign Kyoto at all?
Two teams say they have convincing evidence that many countries are under-reporting their emissions of greenhouse gases, threatening to undermine the Kyoto protocol. Both studies calculated atmospheric emissions independently of government estimates. And among the worst offenders are the UK, which may be emitting 92 per cent more methane that it declares under the Kyoto protocol, and France, which may be emitting 47 per cent more.
Thursday, June 22, 2006
From the June 24th issue of New Scientist:
Posted by David Appell at 6/22/2006 04:52:00 PM