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China is pumping out carbon emissions as if COVID never happened

Carbon emissions from China are growing faster now than before COVID-19 struck, data show, dashing hopes the pandemic may have put the world's most polluting nation on a new emissions trajectory. We compared emissions in China over the first four months of 2019—before the pandemic—and 2023. Emissions rose 10% between the two periods, despite the pandemic and China's faltering economic recovery. Power generation and industry are driving the increase.



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  • winnie nguru

    48 w

    Chins should take drastic measures to course correct this asap

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    • George Kariuki

      48 w

      Addressing the growth in power generation and industry-related emissions should be a priority for China.

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      • Saustine Lusanzu

        48 w

        This is not acceptable, china must stop

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        • Priscilla Kabage

          48 w

          Very wrong and selfish

          7
          • Hilda Wangui

            48 w

            Heartbreaking new

            8
            • Ajema Lydiah

              48 w

              what a disappointment

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              • Richard Orengo

                48 w

                China should reconsider its mode of operations.

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