The climate crisis is advancing – which is why MEPs and big business entrepreneurs have appealed to US President Biden. This should halve emissions by 2030.
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MEPs and entrepreneurs have U.S. presidents Joe Biden It has been urged to halve US greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 2005. About 100 signatories began calling on Tuesday in anticipation of a climate summit next week. Biden entered the United States shortly after taking office in January Paris Climate Agreement Since 2015, its predecessor Donald Trump I left. He is expected to announce the new climate target at the summit he convened on April 22 and 23.
Scientists believe it is necessary to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by at least 50 percent by 2030 in accordance with the Paris Agreement. The appeal reads: “An alliance between the United States and Europe is important Climate change “The United States and Europe, with 800 million people, represent 25 percent of global emissions and markets. If we work together, we can make a difference.”
The founder was Pascal Conpin, chairman of the Environment Committee of the European Parliament. The signatories are Liberals, Social Democrats, Christian Democrats and Greens, but members of large corporations, associations and think tanks such as IKEA, Lego and Coca-Cola. EU countries agreed in December to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55 percent by 2030 compared to 1990. The European Parliament has called for a 60 percent reduction.