"Factoid of the Week"
Since 1990, Great Britain’s carbon dioxide emissions have dropped 15%, while its GDP has risen 45%.
–Cited by Barbara Boxer in Thursday’s Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on “Examining Global Warming Issues in the Power Plant Sector” (at 1:51:00).
So you can have both climate protection and economic growth. It has been done. The time to act is now!