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G20 closes with rebuke to Trump’s climate stance

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G20 summit shows Trump took U.S. from first to worst on climate change in under a year

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a information convention after the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany on July eight, 2017.Picture: AP/REX/Shutterstock By Andrew Freedman2017-07-08 22:52:48 UTC On the 2016 G-20 summit, in Hangzhou, China, world leaders united in a common determination to implement the Paris Local weather Settlement earlier than the tip of the […]


The U.S. is reduced to a tiny footnote on a key climate statement

German Minister of Atmosphere Barbara Hendricks (L) with EPA administrator Scott Pruitt (R).Picture: Serrano’/AGF/REX/Shutterstock By Andrew Freedman2017-06-13 16:54:22 UTC Over the course of simply the previous few weeks, america has gone from the world chief on combating international warming to its greatest holdout.  The primary set off for this sudden position reversal was President Donald […]


California’s governor, not Trump, meets with China over climate change

California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks in Beijing, China.Picture: Aaron Berkovich/workplace of gov. jerry brown By Maria Gallucci2017-06-06 22:37:14 UTC A key politician is lacking from a brand new clear vitality partnership between america and China: President Donald Trump. The agreement as a substitute entails Chinese language President Xi Jinping and California Gov. Jerry Brown, who […]