Friday, February 22, 2008

Garnaut Preview

The Australian Government has commissioned Ross Garnaut to assess the impact of climate change on the Australian economy.

Yesterday, Professor Garnuat released the first installment of his report, and the gist was this... Australia is one of the countries most vulnerable to climate change. Australia should aim for more than 60% reduction by 2050. Australia, if it takes strong action, stands to benefit economically. [full story]

Hopefully the government listen. Hopefully we do too.

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