The US Particular Presidential Envoy for Local weather was concerned in numerous fiery exchanges with the BBC’s Andrew Marr over Joe Biden’s renewable vitality proposals for the US. Mr Kerry slammed Marr for presenting what he known as a “false alternative” between the standard of life and renewable vitality in America.
Mr Marr requested: “All coal-powered hearth stations, america will assist that?”
Mr Kerry replied: “Nicely, what’s the phase-out schedule, is it affordable, is everyone working in the identical path, these are questions I’m certain President Biden will need answered.
“He’s main this cost to maneuver America onto renewable various vitality and we’re already doing it.
“I can not converse for the President on that particular proposal however we’re behaving in the best way that we’re speaking which is transferring in the direction of various and renewable as quick as we are able to.”
The BBC Presenter stated: “I bear in mind very vividly President George Bush senior saying that the American lifestyle isn’t up for negotiation interval.
“And that’s nonetheless your message is not it?”
Mr Kerry responded: “Nicely I feel there’s a false alternative right here, that you’re presenting folks.
“You don’t have to surrender a high quality of life to realize a few of the issues we now have to realize.”