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The Clean-Energy Deadline Is Sooner Than We Think

We might have only a year or so to stop building fossil-fuel power plants.

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Photographer: Luke Sharett/Bloomberg

Everyone knows that at some point, if we want to contain climate change, we'll have to stop building polluting power plants. New research suggests that moment may come much sooner than we realize.

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