1. Abandon all previous targets and commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
2. Set a new target which one intends to ignore.
3. Make clear to the world that developing policies to actually meet the new target is somebody else's problem, no matter how obvious it is that the result will be failure.
Of course, we recognize how asinine and ineffectual that combination is when it originates with Stephen Harper. Who's willing to do the same when it's the Anointed One?