President-elect Joe Biden will have to do a lot to make up for President Donald Trump’s inaction on former president Barack Obama’s promise to cut US emissions by about 26 per cent from 2005 levels by 2025. Image: Handout
President-elect Joe Biden will have to do a lot to make up for President Donald Trump’s inaction on former president Barack Obama’s promise to cut US emissions by about 26 per cent from 2005 levels by 2025. Image: Handout
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Joe Biden to turn up heat on climate change

  • With the president-elect expected to apply to rejoin the Paris agreement as soon as he is inaugurated, the US will have a lot to do to make up for the inaction under Donald Trump

President-elect Joe Biden will have to do a lot to make up for President Donald Trump’s inaction on former president Barack Obama’s promise to cut US emissions by about 26 per cent from 2005 levels by 2025. Image: Handout
President-elect Joe Biden will have to do a lot to make up for President Donald Trump’s inaction on former president Barack Obama’s promise to cut US emissions by about 26 per cent from 2005 levels by 2025. Image: Handout
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