Good News? CO2 Emissions Level Off But Economy Continues To Grow

From IFLScience:

According to the [International Energy Agency], global CO2 emissions were 32.3 billion tonnes in both 2014 and 2013, despite the fact that the global economy grew by 3% last year. The IEA has been gathering data on emissions for the past 40 years and within this time frame, there have only been three instances in which CO2 emissions either stalled or decreased compared with the year before and all of these were linked to global economic downturn. For example, a plateau was observed in 1992 after the former Soviet Union collapsed.

So, yay?

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