What’s motivating China to join the global climate change fight?

China’s decision to peak emissions is not about caving in to international pressure, it’s about forcing structural change at home.

At the 2009 Copenhagen climate talks, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd used profanities to savagely attack the Chinese government over its stance on reducing carbon emissions.

Beijing has been blamed as one of the principal culprits for preventing the global community from reaching a climate change agreement.


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