"...[Their] plan unleashed a lobbying free-for-all that led politicians to dole-NYT on Europe's "Cap and Trade",
out favors to various industries, undermining the environmental goals. Four
years later, it is becoming clear that system has so far produced little
noticable benefit to the climate--but generated a multibillion dollar windfall
for some of the Continent's biggest polluters."
quoted in Glenn Beck's An Inconvenient Book