Business can save money and go green. Unlike the perception of the US in the media, the US younger generations are not stupid who just passively looking their future diminished by the people who are too old to see the results of their catastrophic irresponsible behaviors. The business consultant gave very optimistic and realistic perspective.
In some sense China may never officially commit to any climate related treaties for long time, for they already know it is important and are already fully committed in the R&D on this issue. If many other countries delay their commitments because of China then China will benefit, not because they are ignorant nor cheating but they can just go ahead and develop new technologies by themselves while other governments complaining about China’s inaction at international political stages: we like it or not they have a strong government with full of competent people who can implement their strategy. Many other nations unfortunately do not have a very strong government, an unintended cost of democracy at the moment.