Kyoto Protocol

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A protocol of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, an international environmental treaty with the goal of stabilising greenhouse gas concentrations
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Germany expressed objections Wednesday to any attempt to put off a decision on the fate of the Kyoto climate change treaty at the upcoming U.N.
The industry-sponsored Global Climate Coalition claims that efforts to meet the requirements of the Kyoto climate change treaty will cripple the booming U.S.
Meanwhile, the European Union has added a new complication by calling for 'environmental' subsidies to help firms meet the demands of the Kyoto climate change treaty. The European Commissions plan would offer rebates for the energy taxes steel-makers would have to pay.