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Extreme bouts of cold and hot weather across the world, as a result of the climate crisis, are increasing the demand for energy. In fact 2018 saw global carbon emissions actually increase from burning fossil fuels, such as coal and gas, according to the International Energy Agency. Countries are investigating other options to meet the ever increasing demand for energy in all countries.

While some of these include renewables, others include fracking, which has the potential to have an even more negative impact on the environment. However, the growth in renewable energy, particularly in places such as Europe, shows change is possible with commitment and momentum from governments, businesses and consumers.
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