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What is sustainability – we need to change ourselves before we can reduce poverty

We need to lift developing countries out of poverty, increase health, education and security. But this will involve lifting the carbon emissions per person in developing countries to provide health, electricity and education. We need to do this, we can’t not do it. But we also need to reduce our annual global carbon emissions. So […]

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China coal, mind the gap and future global energy use

There has been a lot of coverage over the last week about China now consuming more coal than the rest of the world combined, also about how China wants cap its coal use at 4bn tonnes but that could hamper growth and how bad it is that China is now the highest carbon emitter in […]

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