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Ewire: Trump's pro-fossil event at U.N. climate talks prompt outcry

November 14, 2017
The Trump administration's side event at the United Nations (U.N.) climate talks, where officials promoted more efficient use of fossil fuels and nuclear power, prompted an outcry from critics of the administration's approach to climate change that includes undoing Obama EPA rules designed to curb greenhouse gas emissions. At the event, a top White House adviser said that the administration is focused on a “rational” climate policy, and that while climate mitigation is an “important goal of the United States,”...

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