Climate Change

Environmental Defense's Petsonk weighs in on Asia-Pacific energy summit

Top Bush administration officials are meeting with energy leaders from China, India and other nations in Australia this week to discuss how new technologies can address global warming. Annie Petsonk, international counsel at Environmental Defense, looks at the role for the White House, and also examines whether the summit could lead to an alternative to the Kyoto Protocol. Plus, Petsonk looks at the road ahead for climate change policy in Congress this year and discusses new regional climate regulations in the Northeastern United States.