Sarkozy floats plan for carbon tariffs on US goods if Trump tears up Paris Agreement

French presidential candidate proposes a Europe-wide carbon tax on American imports if Trump administration refuses to deliver on Paris commitments

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Sarkozy floats plan for carbon tariffs on US goods if Trump tears up Paris Agreement

Nicholas Sarkozy has raised the prospect of tariffs on US imports if the Trump administration makes good on threats to pull out of the Paris Agreement, underlining how the President-elect's professed climate...

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