Climate action summit to tackle global warming
September 13, 2018 - Thousands of U.S. politicians, CEOs and climate experts are attending a three-day problem-solving summit to tackle global warming as Hurricane Florence threatens the U.S. eastern seaboard.
As deadlocked UN-led talks move towards a December summit of national leaders, the three-day conference spread across San Francisco will unveil scores of initiatives supporting the transition to a global economy fuelled by clean energy rather than planet-warming fossil fuels, according to a report by AFP.
Carbon dioxide emissions from human sources rose to historic levels in 2017.
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