15 Oct '16, 5am

Breaking: Landmark deal on phasing down #HFCs now announced in Kigali #MOP28

15 October, Kigali: Climate Action Network welcomes the outcome reached in Kigali under the Montreal Protocol to phase down “super greenhouse gases” known as hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). This is a critical step towards limiting warming and the single biggest climate action of the year, just weeks before leaders meet in Morocco for international climate talks. The amendment establishes three different timetables for all developed and developing countries to freeze and then reduce their production and use of HFCs. Developed countries agreed to make their first HFC cuts by 2019. Developed nations have committed to provide additional funds through the Montreal Protocol’s Multilateral Fund. China, Brazil, South Africa, Argentina, and more than 100 other developing countries have committed to freeze their HFC production and use by 2024, and make further reductions thereafter. Indi...

Full article: http://www.climatenetwork.org/press-release/montreal-prot...

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