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As most delegates and observers at COP25, the European Commission has admitted it had to fly to Madrid, implying a heavy carbon footprint. “We were looking for our delegates to come here by train, but it would have taken 14 hours, and the price was three times higher,” ...

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DD writes: Translation: "We important (elite) people can't be bothered to follow the climate change rules we're imposing on you peons so shut up and get back to work!"

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DD and the many other people have no understanding of government travel rules which require government travel to be done by least expensive method. That means coach class not elite class.

The U.S. Federal Government Rules (FTR) are linked here for your information.

https://www.gsa.gov/policy-regulations/regulations/federal-t...

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