The Berwin Leighton Paisner engineering, construction and procurement group give their views on current developments and share their practical experience.
Archive for November, 2009
Gareth Stringer, associate, Berwin Leighton Paisner:
As I write this post, there are less than 33 days until the UN-sponsored Copenhagen climate change conference begins, where world leaders will meet to thrash out a successor to the Kyoto protocol. Gordon Brown recently described the conference as the last chance to set the course for a reduction in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions for the next 50 years:
“If we do not reach a deal this time, let us be in no doubt – once the damage from unchecked emissions is done, no retrospective global agreement in some future period can undo that.” (more…)