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20th Feb 2017

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Don't go againt global trends, EU climate chief warns US

US president-elect Donald Trump will "make a mistake" if he goes "against the global trend" on fighting climate change, EU climate commissioner Miguel Arias Canete said on Wednesday. "The US is a country leading in innovation, and green energy is about innovation. It’s a country that’s leading in growth and jobs, and clean energy is about growth and jobs," he said at COP22, the UN climate conference in Marrakesh.

Column / Crude World

Nordstream 2: Alternative pipeline facts

Arguments put forward by Nord Stream 2's Brussels lobbyist in defence of the Russian-led project are not consistent and ignore some basic facts.

Agenda

Pence, Greece and Brexit This WEEK

The US vice-president becomes the first senior Trump administration official to visit EU institutions. Greece's creditors try to break deadlock in talks, and British Lords will debate Brexit.

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