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April 18, 2014
Prairie Region News
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Australia looking at carbon emission reductions
(2009-07-02)
(Prairie Public) - The United States and Australia have a lot in common - they're both large land masses with large projected population growth, and with people who like to drive long distances in large cars. Australia also relies heavily on coal: 80 percent of its electricity is produced from coal burning plants. Joshua Meltzer is First Secretary at the Embassy of Australia in Washington DC, and spoke at the International Climate Stewardship Solutions Conference in Bismarck about what Australia plans to do to combat its emissions to curb climate change. Prairie Public's Danielle Webster has the story © Copyright 2014, Prairie Public