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International coal exporters have again been warned that betting on China’s “insatiable demand” could leave them with stranded assets and wasted capital, with a new report predicting that slowing thermal coal demand in China will see half its import appetite disappear by the end of the decade.
As negotiators and ministers in Bonn, Germany gather for the latest round of UN climate talks, positive announcements from the world’s largest emitters are sparking optimism about what could be a new era for climate diplomacy.