Die Welt’s energy journalist, Daniel Wetzel: "Now the results are in: No country in the world saved more CO2 in 2017 than the USA."
On USA’s impressive reductions, Wetzel called it “bizarre”: "Foremost a development emerged that was quite bizarre: Of all countries, the USA under President Donald Trump was the world’s most successful climate protector.”
In 2015 he said in an online video that global warming is a "fraud…used to scare the people". "The melting of the ice will not raise the sea level even with a millimeter," he said. "The main factor for climate change is solar activity".
A vocal admirer of US President Donald Trump, Dimov has in the past said global warming is being used as a tool of intimidation.