Google and Facebook Join Cities in Challenging Trump on Climate
Posted in: Government & Policy at 06/06/2017 15:04
Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Microsoft Corp. and Facebook Inc. are among dozens of companies that pledged their support for policies combating climate change following President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris accord.
The “We Are Still In” coalition also features nine states, including California and New York, scores of universities, and leaders of 125 cities from Los Angeles to Chicago, according to a statement released Monday.
Apple, Facebook, Google want to be a part of Paris deal
Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Facebook are joining hundreds of businesses that are pledging their support for the Paris climate agreement, which President Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. from last week.
The initiative, called “We Are Still In,” backs the global agreement seeking reduced greenhouse gas emissions to mitigate climate change.