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China Emissions From Coal Power Likely Fell 2% in 2015

Corrected
  • Emissions declined faster than expected in 2015, BNEF says
  • Coal being replaced by hydroelectric, wind and solar power

China’s emissions of climate-warming carbon dioxide produced from burning coal probably fell 2 percent in 2015 as a result of the reduced use of the fossil fuel in the power sector.

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