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10

Smoke from coal burning in Shanxi

Smoke from coal burning obscures the sky in the coal-mining town of Zhenchuanbu in Shanxi Province. Coal burning is the biggest source of air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, which lead to climate change. In recent years, the growth in China’s coal consumption began to slow after President Xi Jinping pledged to curb the effects of climate change.

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