17.04.2013 - Europe vote sets back carbon pan
Europe, which led the world in creating a system of emission permits to combat greenhouse-gas emissions, dealt a potential death blow to that system on Tuesday. Focusing on immediate economic concerns over future environmental ones, the European Parliament narrowly rejected a proposal to cut the number of pollution permits. Fewer permits would have raised companiesí costs to emit greenhouse gases, which scientists have linked to global warming...........................................Full Article: Source
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