US and China strike deal on carbon emissions pre-G20

Prime Minister of Australia The Hon Tony Abbott MP and The Premier of Queensland Campbell Newman MP- image courtesy of G20 Taskforce, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet
Posted on 12 Nov 2014 by Tim Brown

With the topic of climate change obvious in its absence from this weekend's G20 agenda, President Barack Obama and Chinese leader Xi Jinping have taken matters into their own hands during a summit of World Leaders in China and reached an historic bilateral agreement to limit carbon emissions.