The International Energy Agency in its latest report ‘World Energy Outlook’ stated that India will overtake the U.S. to become the world’s second-biggest emitter of carbon dioxide from the power sector before 2030.
Carbon dioxide emissions from India’s power sector are expected to rise nearly 80% by 2040 as power use almost triples, driven in part by air conditioning. China will remain the biggest emitter.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For IBPS PO Mains Exam 2018:
- International Energy Agency was established in 1974.
- It headquarters in Paris, France.