Global power sector emissions hit record level in 2021 in turn back to coal

Published 12:16 on March 30, 2022  /  Last updated at 12:16 on March 30, 2022  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, China, EMEA, International, Japan, Middle East, South Korea, US  /  No Comments

Global emissions from the power sector rebounded to reach record levels in 2021 as the world returned to coal-fired generation amid soaring post-pandemic demand that outpaced wind and solarpower growth, according to a report from a climate think-tank on Wednesday.

Global emissions from the power sector rebounded to reach record levels in 2021 as the world returned to coal-fired generation amid soaring post-pandemic demand that outpaced wind and solarpower growth, according to a report from a climate think-tank on Wednesday.

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