“China is spewing less carbon into the atmosphere for the first time since the pandemic ended, signaling that the world’s biggest polluter may have peaked emissions more than half a decade before its own deadline, according to new research from Carbon Brief.

Emissions fell 3% in March from the prior year, the first annual decline since January 2023, Lauri Myllyvirta, senior fellow at Asia Society Policy Institute, said in the report released on Tuesday.”

From Bloomberg.