Nyheder – North America
Americans support climate deal: Seven in ten US registered voters agree the USA should participate in the Paris climate agreement. Only 13 percent disagree.
Big effect from a small sticker: The company Cisco has stopped throwing out thousands of big cardboard boxes by patching scratches with a small sticker before sending products to customers.
US cities to go green: 25 US cities have now committed to transition to 100 percent renewable energy, including larger cities like San Diego, Salt Lake City and Madison.
New hope for the rare manatee: There are now five times more manatees in Florida than in 1991, thanks to protection measures such as boating speed limits to prevent collisions.
Better protection for bumblebees: For the first time, the USA has moved to protect a species of bumblebee under the Endangered Species Act. The bees are important both in nature and agriculture.