Hopes rise for global warming deal after US-China carbon commitments inject much-needed momentum into Peru talks.
World Bank will only fund coal projects in cases of ‘extreme need’ due to the risk climate change poses to ending world poverty, says Jim Yong Kim.
That’s what the GOP senator who’ll be taking control of the environment committee told me several years ago.
This week in Peru, delegates are creating the framework for a deal to fight global warming. Next year, they’ll fill in the blanks.
The deal doesn’t mean that global climate negotiations will succeed. But it means they’re no longer guaranteed to fail.