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.
The surprise agreement aims to double the pace of carbon pollution reduction in the United States.
President Obama is among the world leaders talking about climate change today in New York City.