During a hearing today in the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, EPA Administrator Jackson confirmed an EPA analysis showing that unilateral U.S. action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions would have no effect on climate. Moreover, when presented with an EPA chart depicting that outcome, Energy Secretary Steven Chu said he disagreed with EPA’s analysis.
“I believe the central parts of the [EPA] chart are that U.S. action alone will not impact world CO2 levels,” Administrator Jackson said.
I’m sure the Chinese have a word for it, but I don’t know how to say “Suckers!” in Mandarin.
Then again, we’ll get to laugh, too, when all those Treasuries they’re stockpiling in Beijing turn out to be worthless.