Report Shows Sustained Support for ‘Green’ Policies, Despite Downturn
12:04 PM MST | February 27, 2009 | Kara Sissell
The global economic turmoil has not diminished governments’ commitment to policies aimed at curbing climate change, according to a report by Deutsche Bank (New York). Many experts had predicted that financial pressures would cause a drop in government enthusiasm for eco-friendly policies. However, research tracking government climate change action over the last eight months “comprehensively refutes the notion that tough economic conditions are forcing governments to withdraw from action on climate change,” according to the bank’s asset...
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