Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Climate Ambition Summit via video link on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Climate Ambition Summit via video link on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Climate Ambition Summit via video link on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Climate change

China nudges up its commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping says at Climate Ambition Summit that carbon footprint will shrink to ‘at least 65 per cent’ of 2005 levels by 2030
  • Beijing had previously pledged a reduction of ‘up to’ 65 percent

Topic |   Climate change
Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Climate Ambition Summit via video link on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Climate Ambition Summit via video link on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the Climate Ambition Summit via video link on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
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