The global climate summit in Parisa landmark agreement Dec. 12, setting the course for a historic transformation of the world’s economy within decades in a bid to global warming.
After years ofover how to move forward, the agreement finally sets a common vision and course of action. It sets an ambitious goal of restraining the rise in global temperature to "well below" 2 degrees Celsius, a mark scientists fear could be a dangerous . Until now, the line was only 2 C. (Reuters)
The Japan Times ST: December 25, 2015