UK Guardian – China "up for carbon deal"

As reproduced in The Age.

CHINA has signalled its readiness to abandon its resistance to limits on its carbon emissions and wants to reach an international deal to fight global warming.

According to Britain’s Climate Change Secretary, Ed Miliband, who met senior officials in Beijing this week, China is ready to “do business” with developed countries to reach an agreement to replace the Kyoto treaty.

Can’t quite see how that’s going to work, when China is building two new coal fired power stations each week, and has vowed to increase coal production by 30% by 2015

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