Finally, America leads on the environment

A power plant in Massachusetts

A power plant in Massachusetts

The fight against climate change received perhaps its greatest ever shot in the arm when President Obama unveiled a bold new set of climate regulations requiring US power plants to reduce their carbon emissions by 30 percent. Previously, the global effort to contain climate change had been hamstrung by the refusal of the world’s largest economy and second largest polluter to ratify the Kyoto Protocol and to make substantial sacrifices. Now America is not only willing to make sacrifices, but to provide the kind of leadership that only it can provide.

This article from the New York Times provides an excellent update, analysis and much illumination on this most compex and urgent of global issues.

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A dedicated English and GP tutor with First Class Honours from NUS, Steven Ooi retired from the profession after a 14-year career during which he was one of the most sought-after private tutors in Singapore. He is the recipient of the Minerva Prize from NUS, which is awarded to the top English Language honours student. This website, which has consistently ranked among the top 10 on Google and has received over 470,000 hits, has now been converted into a GP resource site cum listing of recommended tutors. If you are a GP or English tutor who wishes to be listed here, please email Steven Ooi at stevenooi18 @ yahoo.com (remove the spaces). Interested parties will be assessed and interviewed by Steven Ooi, and qualifications will be checked to uphold quality standards. DISCLAIMER: While every reasonable effort has been made to assess the competence and verify the qualifications of recommended tutors here, no guarantees are made and you engage them at your own risk. By using this website, you agree that you will not hold the webmaster Steven Ooi responsible for any consequences — direct or otherwise — that occur in relation with your use of this website.
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