Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate

The Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate, announced July 28, 2005, is a nonbinding agreement between the US, China, India, Japan, South Korea, and Australia — nations that together produce nearly 50 percent of the world’s greenhouse-gas emissions — aimed at encouraging the development and sharing of more efficient energy technologies.’The pact does not include mandatory, binding cuts in greenhouse gas emissions.

If you want to read more about the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate and the reaction to it see

Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate on wikipedia

Pact of Fiction on Grist

Climate pact: For good or bad? on BBC news

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