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Climate deal will live on, despite US blow

ravenswood generating station
US CLIMATE POLICY. Smoke stacks of the Ravenswood Generating Station, which uses natural gas, fuel oil and kerosene to power its boilers, in Long Island City, New York, USA, 03 August 2015. File photo by Justin Lane/EPA
The US Supreme Court temporarily freezes the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, which is at the heart of Washington’s commitments under the Paris Agreement

WASHINGTON DC, USA (Feb. 13, 2016) — In freezing President Barack Obama’s plan to tackle carbon emissions, the US Supreme Court delivered a blow to a global climate deal – but experts say that US commitments to the deal will survive.

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