Top U.S. Climate Negotiator: IPCC Woes "Shouldn't" Slow Emission Efforts

Speaking yesterday in Washington, D.C., U.S. climate envoy Todd Stern was asked whether recent questions about the accuracy of certain statements in the 2007 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report would undermine the political momentum, such as it is, towards cutting global emissions. They "shouldn't," Stern answered, noting that "the fundamental science of this issue is quite clear."