'The time for action is now. It's never too late to do something," as Antoine de Saint-Expury. once said. This could not be more true than when the EU tried to convey this message in Durban at the Climate Change Conference. The latest round of the United Nations climate talks were rescued 36 hours 'too late' after they reached the brink of failure.

The deal that was brokered in the end committed all countries – including major polluters like the US and China &nd...

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