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Surge in renewable energy stalls world greenhouse gas emissions

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Wind power installations raced ahead in 2015, accounting for more than half of all new electricity generation worldwide. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images
Falling coal use in China and the US and a shift towards renewable energy globally saw energy emissions level for the second year running, says IEA

March 16, 2016 — Falling coal use in China and the US and a worldwide shift towards renewable energy have kept greenhouse gas emissions level for a second year running, one of the world’s leading energy analysts has said.

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