Do business groups have too much influence at Germany climate talks?

Jed Kim May 8, 2017
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Do business groups have too much influence at Germany climate talks?

Jed Kim May 8, 2017
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Climate talks are underway in Bonn, Germany, this week starting on Monday. There have been concerns that the new Trump administration may be overly friendly to energy companies at the cost of the environment. Some countries at the talks worry that business has too much influence over delegates, and they are calling for more transparency.

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