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February 16, 2010

Does the Huge China-Australia Coal Deal Square with the Copenhagen Accord?

in the news: New York Times on February 16, 2010

The $60 billion coal export contract between Resourcehouse (Australian mining company) and China Power International Development has prompted criticism, debate, concerns, as well as raised new questions on what countries are accountable for in global warming. The New York Times article covering this coal deal featured and quoted PESD researcher Jeremy Carl and PESD affiliate Bart Lucarelli.