China and India expected to seize initiative at New York climate talks

clock • 5 min read

Pressure on America increases as China set to take lead on tackling climate change and India plans 'aggressive' cuts

China and India appeared poised for bold new action on climate change ahead of today's UN summit, in moves that will significantly increase pressure on President Barack Obama to deliver cuts in US emissions....

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech development
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guide
  • Access to our new BusinessGreen intelligence service, providing you with
  • > Exclusive in-depth case studies
  • > Policy briefings, white papers and reports on market trends that are shaping the direction of the net zero transition
  • Our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Online and interactive meetings with BusinessGreen’s editors to discuss the crucial stories and trends from the past month

Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial.

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Legislation

EPA names nine new 'forever chemicals' it wants out of supply chains

EPA names nine new 'forever chemicals' it wants out of supply chains

Manufacturing and chemical industries are responding to the new business-as-usual

Leah Garden, GreenBiz.com
clock 16 February 2024 • 3 min read
Water firms breaching pollution rules to face CEO bonus ban

Water firms breaching pollution rules to face CEO bonus ban

Environment Secretary Steve Barclay tells water firms in England and Wales that 'no one should profit from illegal behaviour'

Michael Holder
clock 12 February 2024 • 4 min read
Has the New Year axing of EU-derived rules left the UK with gaps in environmental protection?

Has the New Year axing of EU-derived rules left the UK with gaps in environmental protection?

The start of the year saw the lapsing of scores of environmental rules, and green groups remain concerned that protections have been weakened in key areas

Michael Holder
clock 08 January 2024 • 7 min read