European Commission leader blasts Trump on climate plans

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During his 2016 presidential campaign, Trump blasted the accord, and called global warming a hoax aimed at weakening USA industry.

A US withdrawal could deepen a rift with USA allies.

The lack of clarity was compounded as US officials speaking on the condition of anonymity told several news outlets that Trump is leaning toward leaving the landmark accord. The U.S., specifically, has pledged to reduce their carbon emissions from 26 to 28 percent by 2025, from 2005 levels.

Ameren, the St. Louis-based utility that operates a fleet of coal plants likely to be affected by more stringent regulation of carbon emissions, declined to comment until any position was formally adopted.

Trump often said the United States did not get a "fair deal" in the Paris accord, which was agreed upon by more than 190 countries at the initiative of his predecessor Barack Obama.

Oil majors Shell and Exxon Mobil have also supported the pact along with a number of Republican lawmakers.

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Brown said it was hard to predict exactly what the fallout would be if the United States, the world's largest economy, pulled out of the climate accord.

At a conference near Los Angeles, Democrat Hillary Clinton, who Trump defeated in the 2016 presidential election, said withdrawing would be a mistake.

The Paris Agreement's Article 28 says any nation wanting to pull out has to wait three years from the date the agreement gained legal force, which was November 4, 2016, before seeking to leave.

Scott Vaughan, president of the International Institute for Sustainable Development, said the USA withdrawal would be a blow to Paris and climate change policy around the world because, until recently, it had been the leader on the file.

How backing out of the Paris Climate Accord would impact Iowa depends on who you ask.

Trump has not said which way he is leaning, but United States media have reported that a pullout was likely.

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and 21 other Republican sent Trump a letter last week urging him to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull out of the climate accord.

In a jibe at the US administration, Juncker told the audience at an event of the Confederation of German Employers in Berlin that "not everything that is written in worldwide agreements is fake news".

"These countries are committed", he said. But, he said he doubted that USA businesses would turn back to how they used to operate.

Trump refused to endorse the landmark climate change accord at a summit of the G7 group of wealthy nations on Saturday, saying he needed more time to decide. Every nation signed on minus two: war-torn Syria and Nicaragua, who insists the deal isn't tough enough. Friends of the Earth said the action would "sacrifice our planet to the fossil fuel industry" and make America the world's "foremost climate villain".

Axios, Politico and the Associated Press reported that anonymous sources said Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt would work out details of the withdrawal from the agreement. French President Emmanuel Macron spoke with Trump at length about the issue during a meeting in Brussels, and even at the Vatican, Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin made his own pro-Paris pitch to Trump and his advisers.

And the corporate world has by-and-large come out in favor of the USA keeping its seat at the table.

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