More evidence that getting this whole climate mitigation thing right is going to be hard:
Early analysis of data out today from the European Commission shows that emissions rose about 1.1% last year to 1.9 billion metric tons. That’s after similar increases in 2005 and 2006.
Well, Eli is glad to see that Murdoch’s purchase of the Wall Street Journal has not lead to any distortion of the news pages. Of course, it appears that the rise is NOT in total EU CO2 emissions but rather of the industrial emissions that come under the cap and trade system. Also, this Of course, Reuter’s gets it right