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America is FINISHED = Barack Obama to cut emissions in vow to save planet
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[quote:luridanimus:MV8yMjc0NDUwXzM4Njc1MTYwX0ZCMDRCNDBG] [quote:Hardwired:MV8yMjc0NDUwXzM4Njc1MDk1X0QzNDM2Nzg=] [quote:luridanimus:MV8yMjc0NDUwXzM4Njc0OTExXzc1RUQyNDgz] I think we should fight against all "sin" taxes, or well taxes in general, ha! As such I don't agree with "carbon taxes". However, that doesn't take away from evidence that we might be encountering a serious problem. Yes, it is a might, but a might with a ton of support via environmental issues. The whole "weather is cyclical" perspective is just not enough to explain it or is the warming of the sun. Many scientist consider both of these, but we can't deny human involvement. That is simply willed ignorance. [/quote] Sorry, bub, the sun is getting bigger. They aren't telling you that, because it doesn't make them any funny money. Boo-fucking-hoo. Live with it and take appropriate measures.:awwwwwwwwww: [/quote] I kinda mentioned that in the "warming of the sun" part of my reply. [/quote]
In sweeping proposals released after four years of frustrated efforts, Mr Obama ordered new curbs on carbon emissions from power plants and called for America to ready its defences against an already-changing climate.
The president also surprised environmentalists by signalling he would reject a controversial oil pipeline if it was found to “significantly exacerbate” the problem of carbon pollution.
“I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that is beyond fixing,” Mr Obama told students at Georgetown University. “As a president, as a father and as an American I’m here to say we need to act.”
Mr Obama first promised a new push on climate change during his inagural address on a freezing morning in January, warning that failing to cut emissions “would betray our children”.
Today, as Washington sweltered in the summer heat, Mr Obama finally laid out the details of his plan, which can be carried out by executive order and therefore do not need Congressional approval.
link to www.telegraph.co.uk
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