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Fossil Fuel Demand Set To Peak In The 2020s

September 11th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

The rapid growth of clean technologies is expected to cause fossil fuel demand to peak the 2020s according to a new report from Carbon Tracker, serving to put at risk trillions for investors ignorant of or unwilling to participate in the transition to a low-carbon economy. 

China On Verge Of Wasting $490 Billion On Unnecessary Coal Plants, Says Carbon Tracker

November 28th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill

China is at risk of wasting a whopping $490 billion on new coal plants it doesn't need under the country's 13th Five Year Plan, as slower power demand growth, structural changes to the country's economy, increased non-coal capacity targets, and carbon pricing all combine to slash coal-fired generation, according to a new analysis from Carbon Tracker Initiative.

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