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Climate commitments hang in the balance sheet

Budget deficits jeopardize phase-out of harmful refrigerant gases   A SMALL group of policy-makers meeting in Montreal this week will decide if up to nine billion tonnes of carbon dioxide-equivalent emissions (Gt CO2e) could be prevented by accelerating the phase-out of refrigerant gases called HCFCs as agreed in 2007. To put this in context, approximately […]