Global briefing: Could China's emissions peak by 2022?

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China is rapidly becoming a world leader in wind energy but also faces challenges to reduce its coal power | Credit: Jaguar Land Rover
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China is rapidly becoming a world leader in wind energy but also faces challenges to reduce its coal power | Credit: Jaguar Land Rover

China 2022 CO2 peak, Germany coal phase-out plans, and US Democrats debate climate action - a need-to-know round-up of this week's global green business news

China's emissions likely to peak by 2022, government expert claims Could China's greenhouse gas emissions peak by 2022? A research professor within the country's top government planning body certainly...

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