Freeman

IN BRIEF

India Pressured on Greenhouse Gases

DECEMBER 02, 2009 by EXECUTIVE ALERT

“President Obama’s pledge for the United States to cut emissions by 17 percent by 2020 and an offer by China to lower by 40 percent its carbon intensity — that is, carbon dioxide emissions relative to the size of its economy — have put new, unexpected pressure on India, a senior government official said Tuesday.” (Washington Post, Wednesday)

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