Breaking from coal dependency a tough challenge for developing countries
July 20, 2021 By Canadian Biomass staff
Their cheaper cost and convenience have been keeping coal-fired plants in developing countries going, and the trend is apt to continue for decades to come.
Countries with a coal dependency will be hard-pressed to achieve zero net emissions by 2050, states a Reuters columnist. For countries outside the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, phasing out coal-fired power is a must, he adds.
But evidence suggests that developing countries aren’t lessening their dependency on coal.
To read the full story published in the Regina Leader-Post, click here.
Print this page
Stories continue below