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Alternative US group honouring Paris climate accord demands ‘seat at the table’

The United Nations should give a “seat at the table” to a powerful group of US states, cities, tribes and businesses that are committed to taking action on climate change, Michael Bloomberg has urged. In an apparent bid to circumvent US president Donald Trump’s moves to withdraw from the Paris accord, the billionaire

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Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg Launch “America’s Pledge”

Initiative Will Compile and Quantify Efforts from U.S. States, Cities, Businesses and Other Actors to Address Climate Change in Alignment with the Paris Agreement SACRAMENTO – California Governor Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg have launched “America’s Pledge on climate change”, a new initiative to compile and quantify the actions of states,

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Companies Unprepared for Low Carbon Economy Will Lose

Report to Financial Stability Board Companies that do not plan for the inevitable low-carbon economy resulting from climate action sparked by the Paris Climate Change Agreement risk considerable financial losses and drops in value, argue a pair of leading economists from the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment. Nicholas

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