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Environmental Stories to Watch in 2004

Remarks by Jonathan Lash on December 22, 2003 at a National Press Club briefing for journalists on "Environmental Trends and Topics."

Executive Summary

Remarks by Jonathan Lash on December 22, 2003 at a National Press Club briefing for journalists on "Environmental Trends and Topics."

The issues addressed include:

  • The Fate of the Kyoto Protocol
  • Will Congress Help or Hinder the Growth of Renewable Power?
  • Hydrogen
  • Will Pollution Trading Schemes Remain in Vogue?
  • The World’s Ecosystems Get a Check-up.
  • The Rapid Rise of Private Sector Voluntary Initiatives.

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Additional resources on these topics are available through EarthTrends at http://earthtrends.wri.org/miscell/trendstowatch.cfm?theme=0.

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