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Erie County Seeks to Hold Itself to Paris Climate Agreement

Trump made good on a campaign promise by withdrawing from the environmental agreement signed by almost 200 nations. Leaders at all levels of government have come out in opposition of the decision. Under former President Barack Obama, the US had agreed under the accord to reduce polluting emissions by more than a quarter below 2005 levels by 2025.



Why won't Trump tell us whether he believes in climate change?

Fast Company obtained a copy of this email, and in it, Cook didn't mince words. Trump, for his part, insisted while announcing his plans to withdraw from the agreement that he was elected "to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris", seemingly ignoring or forgetting that the deal was an worldwide one, and had nothing exclusively to do with Paris beyond that being where it was signed.



French President Emmanuel Macron To Visit India This Year

Paris climate agreement of 2015 was also an imperative topic of discussion during the meeting. "We have a common responsibility to protect our mother planet", Modi said. Before Russia, Modi also visited Germany and Spain and held talks with the top leadership there. Modi said the bilateral relations between the two countries are very deep in every sector.



Rahm slams Trump on Paris pullout, joins pledge to meet climate goals

May and opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn appeared before a live audience on prime-time TV - but consecutively, rather than side by side. She also denied breaking promises, including her vow not to call an early election. " Our employees-we have 2,000 people who believe deeply that we can make a difference in how much environmental impact comes from the electricity and utility consumed, and when the country isn't providing leadership, that's more reason to step up their game", ...


Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets

In a statement, Cristiano Amon, Qualcomm's executive vice president, said, "The Snapdragon Mobile PC Platform will enable Windows 10 hardware makers to develop next-generation modern device form factors and deliver unparalleled anything, anywhere creation experiences with up to Gigabit Class LTE connectivity".



France 'corrects' White House video on climate pact facts

Climate change, or global warming, refers to the damaging effect of gases, or emissions, released from industry, transportation, agriculture and other areas into the atmosphere. Here's a look at some of the trends and challenges that could shape China's - and the world's - energy future. "The momentum is unstoppable", the minister told reporters Friday.