Für interessierte Achgut-Leser in Grossbritannien: The Oxford Energy Society cordially invites you to join them on Tuesday, 28 May at the Oxford Union for their Big Energy & Climate Debate 2013.
“This House Would Stop the Annual UN Climate Summits”
For the 19th time, representatives of governments, industry and NGOs will be meeting this year in Warsaw to attend the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. Looking back on 18 years of negotiations, we can perhaps see the ratification of the Kyoto Protocol and its recent extension as the most notable result. Currently however, the Kyoto protocol commits only 37 countries to binding targets, which together produce not more than about 13% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Attempts to establish a successor agreement with binding...[Weiterlesen…]