TITLE

World must share the climate pain

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Dede; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;2/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 53, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the views of BASF Chairman Jurgen Hambrecht about the United Nation's 2007 climate change report. Hambrecht said that despite its trend-setting role, Europe cannot save the global climate single-handedly. He cited that an average coal-fired power plant in China emits almost 40 percent more carbon dioxide compared with a European plant. He also claimed that the debate over carbon dioxide emissions has focused too much on industrial emissions.
ACCESSION #
24202591

 

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