John Kerry spoke after meeting AMLO at the National Palace: ‘Mexico welcomes investment’
US Special Envoy for Climate, John Kerry, Confirmed that the president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) is Committed to fighting climate change Opening the country to foreign investment.
The US official told the media, after leaving the National Palace after nearly two hours of talking Mexican president welcomes foreign investment in order to combat climate change.
As he pointed out, the Government of Mexico is making an effort to Make the transition to energy economy Clean, and thus meet the needs of the planet.
“The chief (…) said that Mexico welcomes investment from the private sectorin an effort to accelerate the transition to a clean energy economy, to obey what science tells us is needed Responding to rising temperatures and how climate change is changing the planet. It seems to me that Mexico presents great opportunities.”
In the interview, John Kerry pointed out that In recent weeks he worked with the ambassador United States in Mexico, Ken Salazarand other officials, to bring together the main companies and Hear your concerns about transitioning to a clean economy.
“president (Joe Biden) was very clear, and made decisions to try and make it easier for these companies to move forward, do business, as well Sending a message that the private sector will be able to participate in different ways, invest and participate in this transformation‘ added the secretary.
We know we can’t do it alone, neither the government nor any other company, we have to work together, and President Lopez Obrador is committed to this effort“
Minutes after the meeting, President Lopez Obrador highlighted on his official Twitter account that As they spoke, their commitment to energy matters was followed up.
“We met again with John Kerry, the US special presidential envoy for climate. Commitments on energy and the environment were followed up. He is a respectful, self-interested and proactive person“
On his part, the owner of the Secretary of External Relations (SRE), Marcelo EbrardHe made it clear that in the two-hour meeting with the US Special Envoy, Agreed to “work together and tackle climate change”.
While the US ambassador to Mexico, Ken SalazarOn his official Twitter account, he wrote: “Continuous dialogue at the highest levels is critical to achieving the common hemisphere goals we agreed at the Summit of the Americas. Today’s meeting between President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and Special Envoy of the President of the United States, John Kerry brings us one step closer to a green energy future“.
It must be remembered that on June 2, the Mexican President He made a phone call to John Kerrywhere he talked about clean energy and the environment, in addition to talking about MEF Virtual Help on Energy and climate change, scheduled for June 17.
We discussed renewable energy and the environment with US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry. We have made pledges that we are about to announce on June 17th at the Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate Change.”
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