Cities are building skyscrapers out of wood to cut carbon emissions

he manufacture of steel, concrete and brick accounts for about 16% of global fossil-fuel consumption Image: REUTERS/Paul Yeung (HONG KONG) - GM1DTLVRLGAA

Rina Chandran

Correspondent, Reuters


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