With or without Trump, US businesses moving on climate

With or without Trump, US businesses moving on climatePresident Donald Trump may be dragging out his decision on whether to ditch the Paris climate agreement, but major American corporations have not waited for a government signal to start cutting their carbon emissions. Before Trump had even raised the possibility of scrapping US involvement in the landmark 2015 treaty, Coca-Cola and the engineering giant General Electric already had pledged to reduce their carbon footprints by 25 percent and 20 percent, respectively, by 2020. Apple meanwhile boasts of running its US operations on 100 percent renewable energy.



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