Bloomberg & the Paris Agreement

Bloomberg & the Paris Agreement

At the Paris climate conference (COP21) in December 2015, 195 countries adopted the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal.

The agreement sets out a global action plan to put the world on track to avoid dangerous climate change by limiting global warming to well below 2°C.

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Mike Bloomberg Sends Statement to the United Nations Following Unprecedented Outpouring of Support for Paris Agreement
Today, Mike Bloomberg, the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change, submitted an unprecedented statement of unity from hundreds of U.S. mayors, governors, state attorneys general, CEOs and others to achieve and eventually exceed America’s commitment to the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. In a letter to addressed jointly to UN Secretary General Antonio...
Jun 12, 2017 9:35 AM ET
Google, Facebook Join Cities in Challenging Trump on Climate
Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Microsoft Corp. and Facebook Inc. are among dozens of companies that pledged their support for policies combating climate change following President Donald Trump’s decision to ...
Jun 9, 2017 3:20 PM ET
Bucking Trump, These Cities, States and Companies Commit to Paris Accord
Originally posted on Representatives of American cities, states and companies are preparing to submit a plan to the United Nations pledging to meet the United States’ greenhouse gas emissions targets under the Paris climate accord, despite President Trump’s...
Jun 8, 2017 3:25 PM ET
Michael Bloomberg: From Billionaire Businessman To Climate Change Activist
Originally posted on I spoke to Michael Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg LP and author of the new book ...
Jun 6, 2017 5:25 PM ET
Opinion | Trump’s Promise to Bring Back Coal Jobs is Worse Than a Con
Originally posted on “We need to keep it open so we have jobs.” ...
May 9, 2017 9:25 AM ET