04.04.2016 - CO2 Emission Growth slowed in recent years
The growth of global CO2 Emission has been slowed in recent years of rising rapidly, a new study points out just days before Paris climate summits. After a decade of rapid growth in global CO2 emissions, which increased at an average annual rate of 4 percent, much smaller increases were registered in 2012 (0.8 percent), 2013 (1.5 percent) and 2014 (0.5 percent). In 2014, when the emissions growth was almost at a standstill, the world’s economy continued to grow by 3 percent. The trend over the last three years thus sends an encouraging signal on the decoupling of CO2 emissions from global economic growth...............................................Full Article: Source
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