Britain was a world leader in the Kyoto Treaty
Japan is hoping to buy time and convince the United States to rejoin the Kyoto treaty
The target is to purchase 15 million CO2 emissions rights through to 2012 via the flexible mechanisms provided for in the Joint Application Clean Development Mechanisms contained in the Kyoto Treaty
had been idiotic enough to impose the emission levels demanded by the UN-sponsored Kyoto Treaty
, it would have cost up to $400 billion annually in reduced GDP, according to an estimate by the U.
Byrne said that from an environmentalist viewpoint it is not a bad thing that leadership on the Kyoto treaty
now lies with the EU given that the 15-nation bloc opposes concessions that would dilute the pact and pursues a ''more intelligent environmental policy.
He said: "We did not feel the Kyoto treaty
was well balanced.
It was recently reported in Londons' Global energy innovation index (GEIX), that since the ratification of Kyoto treaty
, biomass and biofuels stocks are the leading stock market winners up more than 34% around the world.
ITEM: The headline in the Tribune de Geneve for February 16 read, "Historic Kyoto treaty
to save world from warming takes effect without US.
United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan on Friday urged the Japanese government to support the Kyoto treaty
on global warming, saying Japan has ''historic and special responsibility'' as the host where the accord was concluded four years ago.
THE Kyoto treaty
without America's signature will not be worth the paper it is written on.
However, the only thing this Kyoto treaty
will do is transfer wealth from the United States to the underdeveloped countries under the guise of ``climate control.
A majority of environmental professionals in a recent online poll disagree with the Bush administration's decision not to sign the Kyoto treaty
decision on global warming.