Paris Agreement Signing Ceremony Shows "Clean Energy Era is Upon Us"

Paris Agreement Signing Ceremony Shows "Clean Energy Era is Upon Us" l The Climate Group

By: Mark Kenber, April 19, 2016

  • On Friday, more than 130 heads of state and political leaders from around the world will convene in New York for the high-level signing ceremony of the historic Paris Agreement on climate change, which was set last December at COP21 in Paris. US president Obama and China’s President Xi have already announced their participation at the event, which officially opens a signing period that ends on April 21, 2017 and will accelerate implementation of the accord on a global scale.