Energy Transition

Global CO2 emissions from power sector fell 2% last year. Here’s how

A cooling tower of a coal-burning power plant topples during a controlled demolition in Guiyang, Guizhou province, China, July 22, 2015.  Picture taken July 22, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA           TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY      - GF10000167453

Coal-power generation fell 3%. Image: REUTERS/Stringer

Nina Chestney
Reporter, Reuters
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A disused coal-fired power station is destroyed via controlled explosion in Castrop Rauxel, Germany. Image: REUTERS/Leon Kuegeler/File Photo
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2019 global electricity generation changes in key coal consuming countries
The USA and Europe saw drops of 24% and 16% in coal usage in 2019. Image: Ember - Global Electricity Review 2020
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