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Climate chief Lord Stern: give up meat to save the planet

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/environment/article6891362.ece

October 27, 2009
Robin Pagnamenta, Energy Editor

People will need to turn vegetarian if the world is to conquer climate change, according to a leading authority on global warming.

In an interview with The Times, Lord Stern of Brentford said: “Meat is a wasteful use of water and creates a lot of greenhouse gases. It puts enormous pressure on the world’s resources. A vegetarian diet is better.”

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