November 25, 2014
Last week on November 12, in a historic climate change deal, U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced both countries will curb their greenhouse gas emissions over the next two decades. Some of the most recognized U.S energy experts—who serve as Senior ECPA Fellows—agree with this historic decision. They consider it both a big commitment from Obama’s administration and a huge support to advance the ongoing work on climate and energy both globally and in the in the U.S.
"As the world's two largest economies, energy consumers and emitters of greenhouse gases, we have a special responsibility to lead the global effort against climate change," President Obama said in a joint press conference with President Xi.
President Xi is calling for "an energy revolution" that would include broad...Read More
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