China ratification of Paris Agreement ramps up the pressure on Australia

US-China ratification of Paris Agreement ramps up the pressure on Australia

China* ratification of Paris Agreement ramps up the pressure on Australia China : When President Barack Obama and President Xi Jinping announced their countries’ ratification of the Paris climate agreement ahead of last weekend’s G20 meeting in Hangzhou, they boosted its chances of coming into force by the end of this year, some 12 months after the deal was brokered last December. To enter into force, the Paris Agreement requires ratification by at least 55 nations which together account for at least 55% of global greenhouse emissions. It will then become…

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