Ed. note: Above text is via screen shot. Google wouldn't permit copy and paste from above chieftain site or any other sites I just tried that report on recent cold and snow in Colorado. $2 billion a day was spent on the notion of man caused global warming from 2011-2012.
Source for $2 billion a day from 2011-2012:
12/5/14, "India contests UN report on climate financing," financialexpress.com, PTI, Lima, Peru
“Finance for climate action flowing globally stood at USD 650 billion annually in 2011-2012, and possibly higher,” the report said."...
The CO2 industry was off to the races after George H. W. Bush signed Maurice Strong's 1992 UN global warming agreement: "The George H.W. Bush administration signed the UNFCCC in Rio on June 12, 1992, and the U.S. Senate ratified it unanimously shortly thereafter, on October 15, 1992."...
In 1992 Bush flew to Rio with his EPA chief, hand picked (end of pg.) while serving as WWF president. Fellow WWF member Maurice Strong was chief promoter of the UN Rio agreement:
"Maurice Strong has played a unique and critical role is globalizing the environmental movement. Secretary General of both the 1972 United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, which launched the world environment movement, and the 1992 Rio Environmental Summit, he was the first Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)."...
"Maurice Strong with US Secretary of State [under George H.W. Bush] Condoleezza Rice," mauricestrong.net
"After the Earth Summit, Strong continued to take a leading role in implementing the results of Rio through establishment of the Earth Council, the Earth Charter movement, his Chairmanship of the World Resources Institute, Membership on the Board of the International Institute for Sustainable Development, the Stockholm Environment Institute, the African-American Institute, the Institute of Ecology in Indonesia, the Beijer Institute of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, and others. Strong was a longtime Foundation Director of the World Economic Forum, a Senior Advisor to the President of the World Bank, a Member of the International Advisory of Toyota Motor Corporation, the Advisory Council for the Center for International Development of Harvard University, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, the World Conservation Union (IUCN), the World Wildlife Fund, Resources for the Future, and the Eisenhower Fellowships."...
Source: 1989 Bush selection of "professional environmentalist" to head EPA:
subhead, near end of page, "Clean Air Act:
"Bush also showed his support for the environment by appointing the first professional environmentalist to lead the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) when he chose William Reilly as its head in 1989."...
Above, 1990, George HW Bush signs Clean Air Act. EPA Chief, former WWF Pres., William K. Reilly, at left seen clapping. photo, epa.gov
Above, 1992 at Rio Summit, EPA Chief Reilly, center, Al Gore, right, John Chafee, left, EPA photo
Comment: Care of the environment moved to the back of the bus when the CO2 industry took over. For example, though often sold as the same thing, air pollution and CO2 mitigation aren't related:
11/13/14, "COLUMN-For China, pollution and climate change are not the same problem: Kemp," Reuters, John Kemp, Market Analyst, opinion
DENVER — Colorado is getting hit by another wave of snow, this time with bitterly cold weather in store. - See more at: http://www.chieftain.com/news/region/3198359-120/snow-denver-hit-accidents#sthash.Q9BA8wX6.dpuf
by gayle perez the pueblo chieftain
Snow breaks, temps tie records