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With vigor and apparently no sense of hypocrisy, those attending the current Kyoto Conference of Parties in Copenhagen’s transportation method of choice: large, high CO2-emitting luxury vehicles. This Wall Street Journal article is both disheartening and oddly funny at the same time.

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Counting limos in Copenhagen.

Majken Friss Jorgensen, managing director of Copenhagen’s biggest limousine company, on the climate change conference, from the London Telegraph (Dec. 5):

Jorgensen reckons that between her and her rivals the total number of limos in Copenhagen next week has already broken the 1,200 barrier. The French alone rang up on Thursday and ordered another 42. “We haven’t got enough limos in the country to fulfill the demand,” she says. “We’re having to drive them in hundreds of miles from Germany and Sweden.”

And the total number of electric cars or hybrids among that number? “Five,” says Ms Jorgensen.

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