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World February 28, 2017 | 12:58 pm

China forecasts 4th year of stable or declining CO2 emissions, as world awaits Trump climate action: Greenpeace

Beijing, 28 February 2017 – China is forecasting a significant drop in CO2 emissions of approximately 1%, according to Greenpeace East Asia’s analysis of China’s National Energy Administration forecasts for 2017. This would be the fourth year in a row of either zero growth or a decline in CO2 emissions.

The encouraging news reinforces China’s growing status as a global climate lea