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World leaders will address the problem of global warming.
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An editorial Thursday said the Nature Conservancy is among environmental supporters of a proposal from the Climate Leadership Council for a carbon tax to combat global warming.
Much of the recent opposition stems from environmentalists who have targeted the transportation of oil and natural gas as part of a broader effort to curtail production of fossil fuels, blamed for accelerating global warming.
The 2015 Paris Agreement affirmed the international intent to limit global warming to 2°C and added a new goal to stay under 1.5 °C.
Average temperatures are expected to rise by more than 5.5°F by 2100 even if countries follow through on their commitments to reduce global warming, according to data from the U.N. Environmental Programme.
As part of the Paris Agreement to combat climate change, each signatory country is asked to set ambitious goals for reducing emissions in that country, with the aim of limiting global warming to 2℃ or less by the end of the century.
Last year, President Donald Trump rejected the landmark Paris accord to fight global warming.
While the desire for local control drove California’s community choice legislation, cities soon came to see the idea as a way to fight global warming.
The findings showed that 68% of Democrats but only 18% of Republicans said that addressing global warming should be a top priority.
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GLOBAL WARMING Defined for English Language Learners
: the recent increase in the world's temperature that is believed to be caused by the increase of certain gases (such as carbon dioxide) in the atmosphere
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