Bloomberg & the Paris Agreement

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Bloomberg & the Paris Agreement

At the Paris climate conference (COP21) in December 2015, 195 countries adopted the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal.

The agreement sets out a global action plan to put the world on track to avoid dangerous climate change by limiting global warming to well below 2°C.

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Trump Won't Stop Americans Hitting the Paris Climate Targets. Here's How We Do It
Forget the White House, a new coalition of cities, businesses and universities are taking a lead role in fighting climate change.
Aug 14, 2017 2:40 PM ET
California Governor Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg Launch “America’s Pledge”
Originally posted on www.bloomberg.org.  NEW YORK, July 12, 2017 /3BL Media/– Today, California Governor Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg launched America’s Pledge on climate change, a new initiative to compile and quantify the actions of...
Jul 18, 2017 3:15 PM ET
U.S. Cities, States and Businesses Pledge to Measure Emissions
Originally posted on www.nytimes.com.  A coalition of American states, cities and businesses that have pledged to stick with the Paris climate pact will team up with experts to quantify their climate commitments and share their plans...
Jul 14, 2017 9:30 AM ET
Michael Bloomberg and California Governor Jerry Brown Pledge To Fight Climate Change
Originally posted on www.forbes.com.  On Wednesday billionaire Michael Bloomberg and California Governor Jerry Brown launched America’s Pledge, a new initiative that will report on the...
Jul 13, 2017 2:20 PM ET
How Trump is (accidentally) Making America Green Again
When President Donald Trump announced America’s withdrawal from the Paris climate change accord, the decision horrified many observers, both within the US and beyond. John Hickenlooper, the Democratic governor of Colorado, was among them. “Abandoning this climate deal is like ripping off your parachute when you should be pulling the ripcord,” Hickenlooper declared, using the pithy turn of...
Jul 10, 2017 4:25 PM ET

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