02 May '11, 3pm

Around the Globe, Companies, Groups Take a Swing at Climate Initiatives

Rio Tinto chairman Jan du Plessis told The Weekend Australian that the Gillard government ought to rethink its carbon pricing policy and timing, saying it threatened the Australian economy when other leading economies appeared to be stalling on climate change action. “The question is, how and when does Australia move in the light of the disappointment of the Copenhagen conference and in light of the fact there are very few signs the big gorillas – the US and China – really are going to be moving,” the London-based Mr du Plessis said in Sydney.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/05/02/around-the-...

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