01 Jun '17, 5pm

Why quitting the Paris climate deal is a bad idea | MNN - Mother Nature Network

Why quitting the Paris climate deal is a bad idea | MNN - Mother Nature Network

While leaving the Paris Agreement is widely seen as a blunder, there are still reasons to be optimistic about the agreement itself, with or without U.S. participation. Other countries remain on a clearer path to reining in their CO2 emissions, and the leadership void left by the U.S. can be filled by China, Europe and others. Plus, this kind of political posturing is unlikely to fully derail recent progress in the U.S., either. According to Todd Stern, the former chief U.S. climate negotiator who played a key role in creating the Paris deal, there's already too much momentum.

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