Climate change isn’t expected to feature during President Donald Trump’s trip to China. But his meeting with President Xi Jinping does hold symbolic significance as a summit of old and new leadership on climate change.
At the United Nations Summit on Climate Change in New York, Chinese President Hu Jintao drew praise for his commitment to fighting climate change. But those skeptical of the praise for the Chinese president say both he and US President Barack Obama had li
President-elect Obama will soon have to consider China. With a fast-growing economy and population, China's effect on global issues -- energy consumption, the world's economy and climate change, to name a few -- will be profound and long-lasting.
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