For The Economist on Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By G. Elliott Morris / May 25, 2019


China pollutes less per person than most western nations. Given its enormous population, even its current apparent efficiency is actually unsustainably inefficient.

“Not-so-cold comfort | China is surprisingly carbon-efficient—but still the world’s biggest emitter | It will take an unprecedented reduction in China’s emissions per head to stave off severe warming”