China’s 2017 CO2 emissions seen up, despite drop in carbon intensity

Published 10:40 on February 28, 2018  /  Last updated at 19:14 on February 28, 2018  /  China, China's National ETS  /  No Comments

The carbon intensity of China’s economy fell 5.1% in 2017, the National Statistics Bureau said Wednesday, but analysts concluded that total emissions still rose due to the country's strong economic growth.

The carbon intensity of China’s economy fell 5.1% in 2017, the National Statistics Bureau said Wednesday, but analysts concluded that total emissions still rose due to the country’s strong economic growth.

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