Talk is cheap

As usual, the US sidesteps its responsibility to the planet:

By Roger Harrabin
Environment analyst, BBC News, Monterrey

Climate talks between the world’s top 20 polluters have ended with an unusual level of agreement on the urgent need to tackle greenhouse gas emissions.

But delegates at the Mexico talks also stressed the massive gap between the politics and science of climate change. Several said they had never known such a positive atmosphere [at the climate talks]. Nobody doubted the reality of climate science anymore. Continue reading