The last attempt to reach a global climate deal in 2009 foundered partly because of the reluctance of China - the world's biggest polluter - and United States to make binding commitments. Photo: Reuters
The last attempt to reach a global climate deal in 2009 foundered partly because of the reluctance of China - the world's biggest polluter - and United States to make binding commitments. Photo: Reuters

World’s biggest polluter China to sign pledge with EU to get Paris climate deal

Premier Li Keqiang will endorse the statement, which says climate change is one of 'the greatest threats facing humanity', at a June 29 summit with EU leaders in Brussels

Topic |   Paris climate summit 2015
The last attempt to reach a global climate deal in 2009 foundered partly because of the reluctance of China - the world's biggest polluter - and United States to make binding commitments. Photo: Reuters
The last attempt to reach a global climate deal in 2009 foundered partly because of the reluctance of China - the world's biggest polluter - and United States to make binding commitments. Photo: Reuters
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