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July , 2017
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Black carbon is bringing about an environment crisis in the Himalayas – but is largely ignored

Source: Scroll, Date: July , 2017

Source: Scroll, July 11, 2017:- Progress in renewable energy development last year was impressive – in October, renewables overtook coal as the world’s largest source of power capacity, a milestone in the world’s ambition to phase out hydrocarbons. November marked the Paris Climate Deal coming into force, its flagship commitment aiming to hold global temperature rises within 2 degrees Celsius. Additionally, this January in Davos, the global elite bracketed the failure of climate change adaptation and mitigation as a top 5 risk to the world, alongside weapons of mass destruction.

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