Election issue in America: Biden wants to take the fight against climate change seriously again

The designated presidential candidate of the American Democrats, Joe Biden, has promised a decisive Action in the fight against climate change. "There are no c

Election issue in America: Biden wants to take the fight against climate change seriously again

The designated presidential candidate of the American Democrats, Joe Biden, has promised a decisive Action in the fight against climate change. "There are no consequences more severe challenge we have to face in the next decade, as the onset of the climate crisis," Biden said on Tuesday during an appearance in Wilmington (Delaware). "If it is not checked, it is literally an existential threat to the health of our planet and for our Survival."

Biden made it clear that there is not much time to Act, he should be at the choice of the 3. November will be chosen and Donald Trump, as President, to replace. According to scientists, nine years still remained, in order to prevent irrevocable damage, Biden said. That's why he wanted to deliver in his first term results: Biden promised that four million buildings are to be renovated across the country energetically, which would at least create a Million jobs. More Jobs should bring an Expansion of electric mobility.

CO2-neutral electricity generation by 2035 promised

"If Donald Trump thinks of climate change, is the only word he can muster, 'joke'," criticized Biden. He, however, think about jobs. He wanted to pave as President, "the way that the United States press not later than in 2050, its CO2 emissions to net Zero. By 2035, the electricity generation should be free of CO2 emissions.

Biden wants to lead the country also back in the climate agreement of Paris. Trumps government had terminated the contract effective termination, but only on the day after the presidential election on may 3. November.

Trump reacted to the statements of Biden with a sharp criticism. The fight against climate change, will make America's energy supply is broken and countless Jobs destroyed, he warned on Tuesday evening. Biden's environmental policies will "destroy the country" and America's competitiveness is undermined; and the Paris climate agreement was one-sided and unfair.

Updated Date: 15 July 2020, 06:20

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