China’s Strange Endorsement Of “Net Zero”

Posted: April 15, 2021 by oldbrew in Emissions, Energy, government, net zero
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Soon China will be able to say ‘net zero’ fanaticism is clearly dragging major economies down, so they’re not going along with any so-called ‘climate emergency’.

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By Duggan Flanakin ~

You have to hand it to Xi Jinping. The Chinese “president for life” last September schmoozed the royalty of the United Nations with his unexpected pledge that his country aims “to have CO2 emissions peak before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality (Net Zero) before 2060.”

Xi then urged other nations “to pursue innovative, coordinated, green and open development for all” through rapid deployment of new technologies so as to “achieve a green recovery of the world economy in the post-COVID era and thus create a powerful force driving sustainable development.”

The eloquent sage, confident that the mantle of world leadership was passing from the United States into his hands, concluded his prepared remarks as follows:

The baton of history has been passed to our generation, and we must make the right choice, a choice worthy of the people’s trust and of our…

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Comments
  1. oldbrew says:

    China “to have CO2 emissions peak before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality (Net Zero) before 2060.”

    No good for ‘world will end in 12 years unless…’ doom merchants. Hardly worth even getting an EV on that sort of timescale 😆

  2. stpaulchuck says:

    he has been playing the Western political putzes since the beginning. The West has to immediately screw over its economy and grid while the Chinese promise to do it in 30 years from now while building dozens of huge coal fired power plants.

  3. China supports the rest of the world going to net zero because that will mean that they won.

    On Thu, Apr 15, 2021 at 1:41 PM Tallbloke’s Talkshop wrote:

    > oldbrew posted: “Soon China will be able to say ‘net zero’ fanaticism is > clearly dragging major economies down, so they’re not going along with any > so-called ‘climate emergency’.” >

  4. Coeur de Lion says:

    While a billion or more have no electricity, the world will continue to build power stations. To work against that happening, as the BBC and Thunberg do, is racist

  5. hunterson7 says:

    If the goal is a global “Greater China”, it makes perfect sense.

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