A number of states, cities and corporations in the US will voluntarily take on a significant part of the burden regarding the implementation of global climate pact. This is reported by BBC.
Leading members of US Mayors Conference, uniting the mayors of 1408 settlements in America with a population of more than 30 thousand people, said that they do not support Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Treaty and will continue to struggle for the reduction of greenhouse emissions.
New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a plan for $1.5 billion allocation to invest in renewable energy carriers. In addition, he intends to spend $ 190 million to install solar panels on the roofs of public schools and other institutions.
It is noted that the governor has headed for renewable energy after the catastrophic hurricane Sandy that hit northeastern America in 2012.