U.S. Carbon Emissions Surged in 2018 Even as Coal Plants Closed

The New York Times reported on 1/9/2019 that “America’s carbon dioxide emissions rose by 3.4 percent in 2018, the biggest increase in eight years.”

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The article notes the paradox of carbon dioxide levels rising now after large numbers of coal power plants closed last year.

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