Europe will lose its global lead in the fight against climate change to China unless it reaffirms its once-strong credentials at the upcoming climate summit in Durban, MEPs are warning.

“China is set to take over the lead in areas such as solar and wind technology," MEP Bas Eickhout, who will be in Durban as part of the Green’s official delegation to the climate talk, told the press at the European Parliament on 23 November. “It is in the interest of Europe to step ...

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