For The Economist on Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By G. Elliott Morris

On 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”