The United States will not withdraw from the Paris climate agreement, however, will attempt to renegotiate the terms of their participation in it. On Saturday, September 16, the newspaper The Wall Street Journal.
On this edition said the Spanish politician, European Commissioner for climate Miguel arias Cañete. He indicated that Washington would like to adjust for themselves the agreement aims at the quantitative reduction of emissions in the atmosphere. “The Americans made it clear they do not want to renew the contract or to develop a parallel of the Paris agreement,” he added.
Press Secretary of the White house Sarah Sanders in his Twitter indicated that the information is untrue. “Our position on Paris agreement did not change. The US President (Donald trump) has made it clear — we’re on it, if not get a Pro-American environment,” she wrote.
5 August, the United States gave formal notice to the UN of its intention to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. The state Department said that Washington has taken this step in accordance with laid down in the document the right to termination of cooperation. The foreign Ministry pointed out that the United States will continue to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through innovation and technology.
1 Jun Donald trump has declared that the USA is out of the Paris agreement, explaining that the implementation of these agreements can bring losses for the country.
The Paris agreement in 2015 provides for the allocation of $ 100 billion to developing countries for climate solutions. It replaced the Kyoto Protocol, which was adopted in 1997 to complement the UN framework Convention on climate change. In accordance with the provisions of the Protocol, developed countries and countries with economies in transition to reduce or stabilize emissions of environmentally harmful greenhouse gases.