Exercise 4: Discussionの回答例です
A1. I am suspicious of the comment from the Committee. In my opinion, it is difficult to achieve the goal with known technologies. Latest technologies to reduce energy consumption is very costly, so people can’t keep the high cost system with spending a lot of their money.
A2. The organization consisting of manufactures opposes strongly regulations for climate change. Because regulations will put burden on manufactures.
A3. Japanese government adapted the Kyoto Protocol which purpose is to reduce greenhouse gas emission. Therefore, Japanese government made a lot of rules for lower vehicle emissions and reduction of high global warming potential refrigerant of air conditioners. If the government tightens regulations further and limits people to eating meat, I will be very sad.
A4. We consider having every right to use a lot of energy for our lives. I feel the most important matter to help protect the environment is to change mind of people. So, if I were the leader of my country, I would make the environmental class mandatory.
A5. Most of the people including me are supposed not to be interested in climate change. We sometimes talk about how hot it is this year, but we are in air-conditioned room during the conversation.