CHINA CALLS US 'SELFISH' AFTER TRUMP SEEKS TO BRING BACK COAL

CLIMATE CHANGE CHINA CALLS US 'SELFISH' AFTER TRUMP SEEKS TO BRING BACK COAL

WESTERN OPINION SHOULD CONTINUE TO PRESSURE THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION ON CLIMATE CHANGE.

"China is not the kind of leader in terms of climate change that will pull other countries along," said Lauri Myllyvirta, a senior campaigner at Greenpeace based in Beijing.
"Western opinion should continue to pressure the Trump administration on climate change.
China has invested heavily in renewables, but coal remains heavily used in the power, steel and cement industries.

Chinese state media has lambasted Donald Trump’s efforts to roll back many Obama-era environmental regulations, with a state-run tabloid saying that: “No matter how hard Beijing tries, it won’t be able to take on all...

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