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The Copenhagen Climate Summit Was A _____________. (success/failure/don’t know)

Not even four months after the event, we are already seeing a reevaluation of the Copenhagen climate summit and the accord that came out of it.

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Tracking the Copenhagen Cash

The World Resources Institute (WRI)�posted this table on their Website tracking funding commitments by industrialized nations to support developing countries cut their CO2 and green house gas emissions. The funding pledge by the industrialized world was about the only firm commitment that came out of the Copenhagen conference last December.

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India to Tax Coal For National Renewable Energy Fund

India plans to tax carbon. Specifically, on Friday the world’s fourth largest polluter announced that it will tax coal to finance a national fund that will support renewable energy projects like solar and wind farms.

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COP15: Copenhagen Fails, Next Stop Mexico

Talks have broken down in Copenhagen at the United Nations Climate Change Conference as China has said that it will not back an operational agreement outlining long-term carbon and green house gas�targets. The breakdown comes ahead of President Obama’s arrival in Copenhagen tomorrow.

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