Meet the Pacific Rim’s new environmental superpower – Quartz


Together, the west coast of the US and Canada boasts a population of 53 million and would form the world’s fifth-largest economy, a Pacific Rim center of technological innovation with a gross domestic product of $2.8 trillion… think of the climate change pact as another move to create transnational carbon markets and policies as global governments continue decades of dithering.

http://qz.com/141148/meet-the-pacific-rims-new-environmental-superpower/

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