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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made the pledge at a meeting with Pacific island nations in Iwaki in northern Japan.
Countries are scheduled to finalise a global agreement on climate change at a meeting in Paris at the end of 2015.
Hard bargaining could be helped along by cooperation in climate diplomacy.
Figueres said technological advances were the first of several factors that had created “a very changed political environment.”
India and the US need to work together to usher in the change.
US President Barack Obama said today that climate change poses the world’s biggest single threat.
“I am surprised that the world is scolding us even though our per capita gas emission is the lowest,” says Modi.
Tokyo will set a target of cutting gas emissions “by at least 20 per cent by 2030, from 2005 levels.”
“Environment protection is a subject on which we have a long legacy, it is in our DNA,” said Modi.
The issue of climate change is the subject of international conventions, said an affidavit filed by MoEF.
It said that the health impact of climate change on the EU’s 500 million citizens is “expected to worsen.”
Recently, a Delhi court has extended an interim protection from arrest granted to him till March 27.
India should be wary of acceding to US demands on emissions cuts.
Arnold thanked and lauded Modi for his work to push for sustainable development and clean energy.