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The pandemic isn’t over, but its emissions reduction is

Forbes, April 11, 2021 (Senior contributor)

April 11, 2021

The pandemic isn’t over, but its emissions reduction is

“I can tell you that, nationwide, emissions are 3 percent higher already in the first two months of 2021 than they were in the first two—which were unaffected by the pandemic—of 2020,” said Steven J. Davis, [associate professor], of Earth system science with the University of California, Irvine. “We’re bouncing back.”