Five things your business needs to know about the Paris Agreement

Madeleine Cuff
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Five things your business needs to know about the Paris Agreement

As the Paris Agreement formally enters into force today BusinessGreen recaps the essential features of the treaty - and why businesses should care

2016 has been full of historic moments for the green economy, but today is particularly noteworthy. November 4th is the day the Paris Agreement, the climate treaty that took years to negotiate and which...

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