Friday, July 10, 2009

Rudd privately admits: climate deal a dud

An open mic, and a caught-out Kevin Rudd, have exposed the fantasy that the world is on the brink of a deal to slash the emissions we’re told are heating the world to hell.
Until yesterday, media reports tended - typically - to oversell the G8 claims of a breakthrough this week in agreeing to limit temperature rises to 2 degrees. Downplayed this time by many was that the G8 leaders made no firm promises, agreed to no sacrifices, excluded giant emittors China and India, and came up with a wording that Russia promptly seem[ed] to disown.  
Full post here Andrew Bolt

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