The European Union has proved its global responsibility by “relentlessly defending the Paris Agreement on climate change,” European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in his state of the union speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on September 12.

“We did this because, as Europeans, we want to leave a healthier planet behind for those that follow. I share our Energy Commissioner's conclusions when it comes to our targets for reducing CO2 emissions by 2030. They are both s...

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