Published: Sun, June 11, 2017
Global News | By Stacy Ballard

What leaving the Paris climate deal means for business

"As someone who cares deeply about our environment, I can not in good conscience support a deal which punishes the United States", he said.

The agreement, a partially legally-binding commitment, proposed to free the world of fossil fuels by the end of the century.

Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling says it's time for action on climate change.

The Paris climate accord was developed and backed by 195 countries with joint goals of reducing greenhouse gas emissions and combating climate change. It also included a target to keep global warming "well below" the threshold of 2 degrees Celsius per year, which will keep the planet from suffering irreparable damage. Other countries have already successfully implemented a carbon fee and dividend plan. A clear majority of Americans disagrees with the decision to withdraw.

"As someone who cares deeply about our environment, I can not in good conscience support a deal which punishes the United States", he said.

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In justifying his decision, Trump cited a National Economic Research Associates study, saying the agreement could cost the United States $3 trillion by 2040, reducing the industrial job-sector workforce by 6.5 million, including a loss of 3.1 million manufacturing jobs.

"We will need to rely on leadership at the state, city, and municipal level as we await leadership at the national level."States and cities hold enormous economic clout".

"We have to hold the line", Fuller said.

"House Republicans are focused on North Carolina's energy future and the best interests of our citizens ... by moving legislation that has broad support from renewable power developers, utilities, and ratepayer protection groups alike", said Joseph Kyzer, a spokesman for NC House Speaker Tim Moore. We will buy and create more demand for electric cars and trucks.

Smokestacks emitting greenhouse gases.

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The Paris agreement commits the U.S. and other countries to keep rising global temperatures "well below" 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels and "endeavour to limit" them to 1.5 degrees Celsius.

On the state level, Gov.

Other members include New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Delaware, Vermont, Virginia, Rhode Island, Minnesota, California, Oregon, and Washington state.

Scientists at the University of Hawaii said in April that sea-level rise driven by global warming will cause flooding of low-lying areas in the state dozens of times per year by 2050, and will increase the risk of risky interactions between tropical storms and seasonal high tides.

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