Obama: China and India carbon emissions could leave US “underwater”


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Barack Obama has warned that “we’ll be four feet underwater” if China and India end up consuming energy like the USA. The US President’s remarks, made at a Democrat fundraiser in Seattle, reflect concerns that the world’s top emerging economies hold the key to preventing dangerous levels of climate change. Scientists say that if greenhouse gas emissions continue to soar, warming temperatures around the world could lead to melting ice-caps at the north and south poles, resulting in sea levels rising 26-82cm by 2100.(…). Source: ArticleImage Courtesy: http://mespoliticalrant.files.wordpress.com/2012/09/obama-reading-letter.jpg

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