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China says it will cut power sector pollution by 60% by 2020

Ms Figueres linked the announcement to expectations that China's coal use would peak by the end of the decade.


CHINA will reduce emissions of major pollutants in the power sector by 60 per cent by 2020, the cabinet announced on Wednesday, after world leaders met in Paris to address climate change.

China will also reduce annual carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power...