China's Emissions Bombshell Could Strain Climate Talks
China has released revised data showing it has consumed a lot more coal than previously reported, but its CO2 emissions data isn't lining up.By Sebastian Martinez | November 4, 2015
As the biggest greenhouse gas emitter in the world, China will play a big role in the upcoming Paris climate conference.
Which is why confusion over just how much it's emitting could be so problematic. (Video via BBC)
The New York Times broke the news that China's government has admitted to consuming 17 percent more coal than estimated: 4.2 billion metric tons in all for 2013.