Smog in Beijing. Photo: AFP Smog in Beijing. Photo: AFP
Smog in Beijing. Photo: AFP
Neil Newman
Opinion

Opinion

Abacus by Neil Newman

Climate change: China must seize the day on coal, or a toxic cocktail of winter smog and coronavirus awaits

  • As Hong Kong hunkers down amid a third wave of Covid-19 and roasting temperatures, it’s easy to wish for a return to the ‘old normal’
  • But take a deep breath and reconsider. Going back could be extremely dangerous, not only for the climate but for local pollution too

Smog in Beijing. Photo: AFP Smog in Beijing. Photo: AFP
Smog in Beijing. Photo: AFP
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