Natural Gas Rush Drives a Global Rise in Fossil Fuel Emissions

By: Nicholas Kusnetz   Posted on

A surge in natural gas has helped drive down coal burning across the United States and Europe, but it isn't displacing other fossil fuels on a global scale. Renewable energy sources such as wind and solar are also failing to cut emissions fast enough, the report says, as much of their growth has provided new energy supplies instead of displacing fossil fuels.

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