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China 2050: A Fully Developed Rich Zero-Carbon Economy

It is possible to fully decarbonize the China economy by 2050, this paper outlines how.

China’s extraordinary success in growing its economy over the last 30 years and its large population have seen it become the world’s largest CO2 emitter in absolute terms, accounting for 28% of the global total in 2018. For the world to deliver the Paris Climate objectives, it is vital that Chinahas a strategy to reach net-zero emissions by mid-century.

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