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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Saving forests five times better than carbon capture for climate action

Saving forests five times better than carbon capture for climate action

Date : 7th October 2009, Source : ENN



WWF Sweden is urging its government holding the current EU Presidency - to get behind an effective international agreement on halting forest loss as a key and highly cost effective measure on climate change. "Sweden should follow the examples set by its northern neighbors in developing systems to halt deforestation," said WWF CEO General Lasse Gustavsson.. "One Swedish krona to stem deforestation results in the same emissions reductions as five kronor for the controversial carbon capture and storage technique."

http://www.enn.com/wildlife/article/40566





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