If the US government can not see the way clear to upholding US commitments to the 2015 COP21 Paris accord, maybe some powerful private individuals will.
Former New York Mayor and billionaire philanthropist Michael Bloomberg has pledged $4.5 million to cover some of the lapsed US commitment to the Paris climate accord following President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the deal. He says it’s part of his responsibility to help the environment. “America made a commitment and as an American, if the government’s not going to do it we all have responsibility. I’m able to do it. So, yes, I’m […]