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Whistling Past the Wind Farm: Europe abandons country-by-country CO2 emissions targets
Wall St. Journal ^ | January 23, 2014

Posted on 01/23/2014 8:01:11 PM PST by grundle

Wednesday the European Commission abandoned country-by-country targets for greenhouse-gas emissions after 2020.

Under the new rules, everyone is committed in theory, but nobody is responsible for meeting the targets.

(Excerpt) Read more at online.wsj.com ...


TOPICS: Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: enviralists; globalwarming

1 posted on 01/23/2014 8:01:11 PM PST by grundle
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To: grundle

As long as they feel good about it...


2 posted on 01/23/2014 8:02:45 PM PST by 2banana (My common ground with terrorists - they want to die for islam and we want to kill them)
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To: grundle

All the real men on the Continent died at Verdun, the Somme and Stalingrad.


3 posted on 01/23/2014 8:15:29 PM PST by henkster (Communists never negotiate.)
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probably right


4 posted on 01/23/2014 9:18:02 PM PST by yldstrk (My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: grundle

“everyone is committed in theory, but nobody is responsible”

Wow. Just like collective property ownership in communism.


5 posted on 01/23/2014 10:17:04 PM PST by catnipman (Cat Nipman: Vote Republican in 2012 and only be called racist one more time!)
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To: henkster
well, no.

Verdun and the Somme were mass killings of soldiers and that was true of the Soviet side at Stalingrad (now Volgograd), but there were many other little battles throughout I and II

6 posted on 01/23/2014 11:24:17 PM PST by Cronos (Obama’s dislike of Assad is not based on Assad’s brutality but that he isn't a jihadi Moslem)
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To: catnipman

Is Franklin Raines going to lose his patent now?


7 posted on 01/24/2014 2:29:29 AM PST by scrabblehack
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“Is Franklin Raines going to lose his patent now?”

Probably doesn’t matter one way or the other now; that patent has simply joined the roster of the other 12 billion completely worthless patents.


8 posted on 01/24/2014 12:05:25 PM PST by catnipman (Cat Nipman: Vote Republican in 2012 and only be called racist one more time!)
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Good. Nobody should have to meet any "targets." Economic woes lie in that direction.

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9 posted on 01/24/2014 9:16:31 PM PST by Tolerance Sucks Rocks (...)
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They’re waking up to having been ‘taken’ by a bunch of idiot liberal elites.


10 posted on 01/25/2014 11:24:03 AM PST by GOPJ (Liberals never let something as petty as being 100% wrong stop them - Blood of Tyrants)
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