Headline news from Sky News: "'Seeing as these countries do not wish to talk about binding agreements, we must proceed with voluntary accords, bilateral pacts and commercial partnerships....." sez Altero Matteoli, environmental minister of Italy.
Ostensibly it is because China, India, and the US are not on board..., but maybe it is REALLY because he read STATE OF FEAR, Michael Crichton's new book, which debunks most of the junk science behind global warming as it kept him enthralled. Nah, probably not
However, I am reading this book. More on it when I am finished, but it is another page turner by Crichton, probably the best since the Andromedae Strain.