The Economist writes about three climate fights to expect at COP28.
- Delegates will likely focus on cracking down on emissions from methane, a greenhouse gas that 80 times more potent than carbon dioxide.
- Climate finance will also be a point of contention as developing countries will pressure wealthy nations to pay a “loss and damage fund.”
- Perhaps the most contentious issue will be figuring out to either phase out or phase down fossil fuels, the decision of which could significantly hamstring global economic development.
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