Al Gore's Carbon Solution Won't Stop Climate Change

These days, everyone thinks that carbon trading is the solution to our climate crisis -- from Congress members to Al Gore to the folks organizing the Oscars. Here's why they are wrong and what we can do instead.

At the Oscars, former Vice President Al Gore and megastar actor Leonardo DiCaprio informed a billion viewers that this was the first "green Oscar," at least with respect to global warming. The hosts had purchased sufficient greenhouse gas offsets to allow them to free the event of any responsibility for increasing greenhouse gases.

Two days later, Al Gore and emission offsets were again in the news when reports circulated that his Nashville house ... Full Story »

Posted by Dale Penn
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Subjects: World, Politics, Sci/Tech
Topics: Environment, Global Warming, Climate Change
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Posted by: Posted by Dale Penn - Mar 12, 2007 - 1:24 PM PDT
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Edited by: Mike LaBonte - Mar 12, 2007 - 6:11 PM PDT

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by Mike LaBonte - Oct. 1, 2008

Has evidence for each of it's four claims, but it's far from bullet-proof. Gives sources, but not in sufficient detail. Makes some interesting points along the way though. I think it gives the big picture and defends some of it's points well enough.

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