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How Trump Could Walk Away From Decades of Climate Deals

  • The developer-turned president elect doubts climate change
  • He has vowed to ‘cancel’ the Paris accord on greenhouse gasses
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Trump's Mysterious Feelings on Global Warming

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It took more than two decades for nations around the world to forge an agreement to save the planet from global warming. Within one year, Donald Trump could leave it in tatters.

Trump, who has said climate change is a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese, has vowed to “cancel” the Paris agreement brought into force this year by more than 190 other countries. While he can’t rip up the entire accord, the real-estate tycoon and reality-television star-turned president elect has several options for pulling the U.S. out.