He said he had no problem with agreeing to a climate deal but the Paris accord was "a bad deal".
Encouraged by generous government tax credits, about one-third of Norwegians drive zero-emission electric cars - many of them American-made Teslas.
Norway is part of the accord. "Tremendous", he said. "I wish we'd do some of that, but hydro power is fantastic, and it's a great asset that you have".
"I feel very strongly about the environment... but we also want businesses that can compete". But he added, "The Paris accord really would have taken away our competitive edge and we're not going to let that happen - I'm not going to let that happen".
Norwegians have expressed solidarity with and several other African nations by saying they do not want to go to the USA, describing it using the alleged words of Donald Trump as a "s***hole". While the Scandinavian country remains a major exporter of oil and gas, the Norwegian government was among the first to sign on to the landmark Paris climate deal, pledging to meet a 40 percent reduction in carbon emissions by 2030.
When announcing the exit, Trump kept the door open to rejoining the pact "on terms that are fair to the United States, its businesses, its workers, its people, its taxpayers".
The US President has provoked fresh controversy after allegedly asking a group of senators in and the Caribbean rather than from places like.
"It treated the United States very unfairly", Trump said of the deal.
"We are not going to let that happen".
North Korea to send two athletes, but big team to Olympics
The Kremlin strongman congratulated the North Korean dictator, saying he had won the latest stand-off with the US and South Korea. Ryom and Kim were 15th at the last world championships, and few expect them to improve much on that performance at the games.
I don't know where it kind of went wrong or what happened to switch back, but we've got to try to pick it back up and find it". With a new philosophy and some roster tweaks, the Raptors rank top 10 in both makes and attempts from long range.
The minimum temperature here was 5.5 degrees Celsius, two notches below the normal, and the maximum 23.3 degrees Celsius. With the visibility recorded at 400 metres in the early hours, the minimum temperature was recorded 5.5 degrees Celsius.
Grace finished behind winners Rak-Su, who will also be releasing their first album on show boss Simon's star-studded label. She wowed the judges by becoming runner-up on last year's X Factor , only just missing out to Mancunian boyband, Rak Su .
The fire remains under investigation, but not before destroying more than 1,000 structures and damaging 280 structures. Her home in Carpinteria is safe but like so many others getting to Santa Barbara has been impossible.
Infants, the elderly and people with certain medical conditions are at highest risk of getting severe complications from the flu. During last year's flu season, there were 12,912 flu-related hospitalizations and eight pediatric deaths in NY .
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A large group of students from other states had left early in the day which resulted into lesser casualty. This year, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani attended the camp.
Trump has argued behind the scenes that the nuclear deal makes the United States look weak, a senior U.S. official said. Iran will never renegotiate the 2015 nuclear deal despite the USA pressures, Iran's Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.
Death toll in California mudslides rises to 17
The sheriff told reporters all of the victims were from Montecito. "We certainly hope there are going to be far fewer than that". A number of celebrities, including Winfrey, television personality Ellen DeGeneres , and actor Rob Lowe, own homes in Montecito.
Malkin powers Penguins past Red Wings 4-1
Jarry faced only 16 shots through two periods before the Red Wings came out firing with 14 in the final frame. But collectively, especially in the most important statistic - the standings, the improvement is hard to see.
Virat Kohli's Bhuvneshwar theory reeks of bias
Aside from sounding a touch defensive, Kohli made the mistake of comparing apples with oranges. "Look at Cheteshwar Pujara". India might still go on to win this Test but that will be in spite of the contentious selections rather than because of it.
Colts' Brian Schottenheimer expected to be named Seahawks OC
This past season, Seattle ranked 15th in total offense, with quarterback Russell Wilson leading the team in passing and rushing. The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport also reported that a contract between Schottenheimer and the Seahawks is "expected to get done".
Cash crunch effect: DMK opposes MLA salary hike
Deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam intervened to say that the revision was warranted due to the requests from the legislators. Bills related to amendments to the tender transparency act and local authorities entertainment tax Act 2017 were also passed.