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Climate change fuelled storms, rising seas cost China $2.6 bln in 2013

By Reuters | Thu, 20 Mar 2014 04:37 AM
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BEIJING, March 20 (Reuters) - Climate change fuelled storm waves and rising sea levels cost China 16.3 billion yuan ($2.6 bln) and killed 121 people in 2013, the State Oceanic Administration (SOA) said.

China is the world's biggest emitter of greenhouse gases which scientists say is driving climate change.

Southern Guangdong province was hit hardest, recording 7.4 billion yuan worth of damage, the ...

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