At the time, Avis was #2. Their motto was, "We're #2, so we try harder."
Well, the US used to be Hertz. Now we're Avis.
China has now clearly overtaken the United States as the world's leading emitter of climate-warming gases, a new study has found. The increasing emissions from China - up 8 percent in the past year - accounted for two-thirds of the growth in global greenhouse gas emissions in 2007, the study found.Remember, this is a country specifically and explicitly exempt from the Kyoto Protocols.