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November 17, 2007

Bill Clinton: climate change to be new engine of jobs creation

Looks like everyone is in line for a career change soon.

...Clinton, a master of persuasion, said, "There has to be a good new source of jobs every five to eight years to avoid a stagnant economy, and climate change is it."

He added that, with a bit of investment, climate change was a "phenomenal opportunity to develop poor countries." Ethiopia was considering investing in growing cane for biofuels, he noted, a path that has already brought great profits to Brazil.

Ummm Bill, what about all that vanishing rain forest that sucks up CO2 like a sponge?


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