Global CO2 levels from power generation flat in 2019: IEA

CO2 emissions levels from the electricity sector plateaued in 2019, according to the International Energy Agency, thanks to the expanding use of renewables in developed economies.

Global CO2 levels from power generation flat in 2019: IEA Global CO2 levels from power generation flat in 2019: IEA Global CO2 levels from power generation flat in 2019: IEA Global CO2 levels from power generation flat in 2019: IEA Global CO2 levels from power generation flat in 2019: IEA

Coal-to-gas fuel switching for power generation avoided 100MMt of CO2

 
Emissions remained unchanged at 33 gigatonnes in 2019, according to the IEA, thanks to the greater use of wind and solar, as well as fuel switching from coal to gas, and higher nuclear power
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