TITLE

MONEY AND LOBBYISTS HURT EUROPEAN EFFORTS TO CURB GASES

AUTHOR(S)
Kanter, James; Mouawad, Jad; Geitner, Paul
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Rachel's Democracy & Health News;12/18/2008, Issue 990, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the threat against the effort of European countries to curb gases. The European Union altercated over the original plan, which encouraged companies cut their greenhouse gases by making them pay for each ton of carbon dioxide they emitted. Such dispute provoked a lobbying that forced politicians to make favors to various industries, killing the chances of the environmental goals.
ACCESSION #
36427361

 

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