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U.S. Ranks 43rd, Canada Ranks 58th on Climate Change Performance Index

(Mother Jones)

Recently, there's been some good news when it comes to U.S. greenhouse gas emissions: They're actually going down. The bad news, though, is that despite this progress, we still only rank 43rd in the world for the overall effectiveness of our climate policies.

That's the upshot of a new report by the Climate Action Network Europe and Germanwatch, a public policy think tank with offices in Bonn and Berlin.