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Quote for Sept. 24, 2010: Tony Blair

"We are going to expand enormously -- our economy, our consumption, over the years to come ... But the consequences of that on emissions are going to be severe unless we change direction." -- Tony Blair at Climate Week NYºC 2010.

As part of coverage of Climate Week NYºC 2010, is featuring contemporary and historic quotes throughout the event.

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Image courtesy of the Office of Tony Blair.

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