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COP18 Day 5 – The USA Kills COP18 Stone Dead

US climate change negotiator Jonathan Pershing "America will not commit economic suicide by signing up to a climate deal"

US climate change negotiator Jonathan Pershing “America will not commit economic suicide by signing up to a climate deal”

There is an almost morbid fascination watching the annual UN Climate Circus meeting doing what it does every year, become a slow motion car crash, especially coming so soon after the Rio+20 Earth Summit crashed and burned so badly.

COP18 has gone badly from the start on Monday, there is suspicion that the COP18 President Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah worships Shale Gas and not the politically correct ManBearPig religion, no one is quite sure where Qatar stands on being terrified of CO2, the Green NGOs are being ignored and then to add insult to injury, the evil Climate Change denying Poles have been chosen to host COP19.

Then of course, when you think that things cannot get any worse, they do: Read the rest of this entry

COP16 – Will The USA Walk Out?

US climate negotiator Jonathan Pershing. Photograph: Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images

Barely two days in to the Climate Scam conference and it is already looking doomed, with the US adopting a hard line about it’s requirements for a balanced package in any deal that may be struck at Cancun.

To a large extent US climate negotiator Jonathan Pershing has his hands tied, this is due directly to the hammering Obama took at the mid term elections.

Obama’s back door attempts to use the Environment Protection Agency for back door Climate Religion is mired in increasing legal challenges Read the rest of this entry