China nudges up its commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

//China nudges up its commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

China nudges up its commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions

China has pledged to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions by “at least” 65 per cent from 2005 levels by 2030, raising the target slightly from the country’s previous goal of “up to” 65 per cent.“China is committed to contribute further in participating in the Paris agreement,” Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Saturday at the virtual Climate Ambition Summit 2020, urging that the world “unite to battle climate change”.Leaders from over 70 countries took part in the event — hosted by Britain,…

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