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European business lobby group wants to undermine climate targets

The European lobby group BusinessEurope seeks to influence to the EU to lower its climate targets in connection with the Paris Climate Accord, shows a leaked memo form the organization.

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As long as the EU's higher climate ambitions are merely a political declaration of intent devoid of tangible content, the European lobby organization BusinessEurope will take a positive position on the the climate ambitions which the EU pledged in the Paris Climate Accord.

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