Climate change is an environmental problem of global dimensions, but we lack a system of international law that can impose a coordinated response. Bilateral agreements between key nations may present a solution. A partnership between the United States and China to develop technology for carbon capture and sequestration offers hope for mitigating the climate impacts of China’s rapidly growing number of coal-burning electric power plants.
Thomas P. Lyon,
A U.S.-China Partnership to Protect Our Climate,
Mich. L. Rev. First Impressions
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