National Press Club

Environmental Trends

December 21, 2004

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Run time: 54 minutes

Mr. Lash talked about critical environmental issues and trends for the coming year. Among the topics he addressed were global warming, international efforts to address climate change, and the impact of U.S. withdrawal from the Kyoto Protocol. He also talked about the impact of environmental policy on world poverty, scientific research into environmental problems, and development of alternate power sources. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.