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IEA warns of risks to climate change targets and energy supplies

The IEA has called for urgent action on the use of fossil fuels in energy consumption as it estimates the world is currently set to emit by 2040 the amount of CO2 that would bust the international goal of limiting the global temperature increase to 2 deg C.


WITH fossil fuels set to meet most of the increased global demand for energy, the International Energy Agency (IEA) warned on Wednesday that climate change targets are at risk and conflicts could still wreak havoc with supplies.

"The global energy system is in danger of...