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Climate change: Asia leads, but not in a good way

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23 June 2014 08:25

Vox has some remarkable — and depressing — charts on why the world is failing on climate change, all derived from BP's latest Statistical Review of World Energy. Half of the world's greenhouse gas emissions now come from Asia, with China alone consuming half of the world's coal. This is the flipside of all those graphs you see charting the meteoric rise of Asian GDP:

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