President Xi Jinping says he will uphold climate change agreement amid fears U.S. may pull out of pact.
UN climate negotiators in Bonn were left frustrated on Tuesday as the White House postponed a meeting to determine whether the United States will stay in the 196-nation Paris Agreement to curb planet-harming fossil fuels.
The historic accord, which came into force past year, aims to limit global temperature rise to 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by 2100.
Xi told Macron that both China and France should "protect the global governance achievements contained within the Paris Agreement on climate change", according to a statement by the China's foreign ministry.
Ted Halstead, president of the Climate Leadership Council, said that "there is a almost unanimous position on the part of big business".
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Mr Trump, who has described climate change as a "hoax" perpetrated by China, has yet to announce whether he intends keeping a campaign promise to withdraw Washington from the Paris Agreement. He will make a decision when he returns from the G7 summit in Italy, not prior to that, as originally planned.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer told the media, "I think it's simply a sign that the President wants to continue to meet with his team", CNN reports.
Many nations want Trump to remain in the agreement, which is meant to rein in rising world temperatures by shifting towards cleaner energies such as wind and solar power, even though he plans to bolster the U.S. coal industry.
For US allies, Trump's wavering has uncomfortable echoes of President George W. Bush's decision to withdraw from the 1992 Kyoto Protocol.
Spicer also said that Trump had been meeting with his team "extensively" to discuss the issue.
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"Politically it would be a disaster; diplomatically it would be a disaster".
Mindy Lubber, president of the nonprofit Ceres, which works with companies on sustainability issues, said that investors around the world are "eager to open their wallets to a low-carbon future".
Mr Trump's predecessor Barack Obama, who alongside Mr Xi, was instrumental in the agreement's birth in 2015, also entered the fray on Tuesday.
China is the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases from burning coal, oil and gas with about 25 per cent of the global total, followed by the U.S. with around 15 per cent.
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