California, New Zealand announce climate change partnership

Top officials from California and New Zealand have signed a pledge agreeing to help fight climate change by sharing ideas and best practices, including how to put millions more electric vehicles on the road.

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5/28/2022 5:01:00 AM

Top officials from California and New Zealand have signed a pledge agreeing to help fight climate change by sharing ideas and best practices, including how to put millions more electric vehicles on the road.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Top officials from California and New Zealand signed a pledge Friday agreeing to help fight climate change by sharing ideas and best practices, including how to put millions more electric vehicles on the road.

New Zealand is home to 5 million people compared to California’s population of 39 million and has a much smaller economy. Both are experiencing the effects of climate change. California just recorded its driest winter on record as a drought grips the state. New Zealand’s most recent winter, which takes place from June to August,

was the hottest on record.New Zealand is heavily focused on reducing emissions from its vital agriculture industry. Beef and dairy dominate the nation’s farming sector and milk products are its largest export. Worldwide, cattle are a major source of emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas.

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Newsom is just another slimmy (greasy) politician. He is crushing the solar industry in Cafifornia. It's a business deal people, not about climate change. Wake up!! Yes sharing ideas and best practices will solve climate change Yet elonmusk hates democrats… Is this a joke? Lol. California is not a country.

And how to build more carbon based generation to power those cars ... didnt know she had that big of teeth and ears lmao Oh good Gross

California, New Zealand announce climate change partnershipThe leaders of California and New Zealand have signed a pledge agreeing to help fight climate change

California, New Zealand announce climate change partnership California Gov. Gavin Newsom , a Democrat, and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, of the Labour Party, announced the agreement, which doesn't commit either government to specific policies but outlines broad areas for cooperation.

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New Zealand leader says to discuss contested Indo-Pacific with Biden on Tuesday New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she will meet with U.S. President Joe Biden at the White House next Tuesday, when she expects to discuss increasing competition in the Indo-Pacific, trade and the U.S. economic role in the region. Might do a good job domestically but is just another roll over to the US on foreign policy. Something might change this time, but unlikely.

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New Zealand leader plans to discuss contested Indo-Pacific with Biden on Tuesday New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she will meet with U.S. President Joe Biden at the White House next Tuesday, when she expects to discuss increasing competition in the Indo-Pacific, trade and the U.S. economic role in the region.