Climate Management: Solving the Problem (Global Warming) by Julie Kerr Casper

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Today I’m announcing the first steps on our journey toward energy independence, as we develop new energy, set new fuel efficiency standards and address greenhouse gas emissions. • We will make it clear to the world that America is ready to lead. To protect our climate and our collective security, we must call together a truly global coalition. I’ve made it clear that we will act, but so too must the world. That’s how we will deny leverage to dictators and dollars to terrorists, and that’s how we will ensure that nations like China and India are doing their part, just as we are now willing to do ours.

Registry systems trace and record transactions by countries under the mechanisms. The UN Climate Change Secretariat, based in Bonn, Germany, keeps an international transaction log to verify that transactions are consistent with the rules of the Protocol. The enforcement branch was created and given the responsibility to ensure compliance. If it is determined that an Annex I country is not in compliance with its emissions limitation, then the country is required to make up the difference plus an additional 30 percent.

Response would do nothing more than distract from the progress the rest of the world was trying to make toward stabilizing climate change. If anything, they felt it would actually hamper any progress being made to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and slow global warming. Great Britain and Germany especially criticized the United States, stating that all international climate agreements should logically stay within the jurisdiction of the United Nations. German chancellor Angela Merkel said, “For me, that is nonnegotiable.

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