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Quebec splits with Ottawa on climate change – The Globe and Mail

Jean Charest
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Interesting, but not surprising. Quebec has always been the province that has always taken a no-nonsense, direct approach, especially when it comes to environmental issues.

Charest unveils target to reduce emissions by 20 per cent from 1990 levels, which would make the province a North American leader

Excerpt from article: Quebec is taking the final step in its break from Ottawa on climate change, unveiling an ambitious plan to reduce greenhouse gases and blasting the federal government for inaction only a few weeks before a major international environmental conference.

Link to article from The Globe and Mail:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/quebec-vows-ambitious-cuts-to-greenhouse-gas-emissions/article1374487/

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