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UK envoy, carbon pricing ‘too sluggish’ to meet climate goals

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Sir David King is the UK Foreign Office permanent representative on climate change. Photograph: Niklas Halle’N/AFP/Getty Images

Sir David King favours technology development over emissions trading as a way to shift emerging economies off coal

April 25, 2016 — Carbon pricing is “too sluggish a weapon” against climate change, top UK envoy Sir David King said on Monday.

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