Eight EU nations pledge to phase out use of coal by 2030; move aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions, deliver on Paris deal
As per officials, eight of the European Union's 28 countries have pledged to phase out coal for electricity production by 2030 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
French president Emmanuel Macron's comments come after Donald Trump pulled out US troops from Syria, leaving thousands of Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, which the Pentagon spent years training and arming against IS, vulnerable to Turkish attack.
COP24 in Kotowice: Nations pressed to tackle 'urgent' threat of climate change at UN summit, declare Paris Agreement 'irreversible'
With the direst environmental warnings yet still ringing in their ears, nations gathered in Poland Sunday for a UN summit aimed at heading off the "urgent threat" of runaway climate change. The UN talks come at a crucial juncture in mankind's response to planetary warming.
Developing countries accuse US, allies of stalling progress on Paris Accord as emergency UN climate talks wrap up
Experts from around the world wrapped up discussions in Bangkok geared towards creating a comprehensive rulebook for countries to implement the landmark Paris Accord on climate change. But talks foundered over the key issue of how efforts to limit climate change are funded and how contributions are reported.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron for one-on-one talks ahead of delegation-level bilateral discussions.
Donald Trump pulls out of Paris deal: US will continue to curb greenhouse emissions, says Rex Tillerson
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday the United States will pursue unilateral efforts to curb greenhouse emissions, despite pulling out of the Paris accord.
The US decision to leave the Paris accord adopted by nearly 200 countries will not stop its incredible momentum, the United Nations environment head said
Emmanuel Macron to Elon Musk: How the world reacted to Donald Trump's withdrawal from Paris Climate Accord
World leaders, US governors and business leaders have reacted with anger after President Donald Trump withdrew from the Paris deal.
Four months after negotiating a global climate agreement in Paris, government officials are coming to New York on Friday to sign the pact in a ceremony at the United Nations
The US today welcomed India's ratification of the Paris climate agreement with President Barack Obama saying that by joining the pact Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Indian people have carried on Mahatma Gandhi's legacy.
Lauding India's ratification of the Paris climate deal, green bodies on Sunday said it increases the pressure on rich nations, which have contributed the most to this problem, to reduce emissions and also shows that the country's leaders are standing with the global community in its efforts to tackle climate change.