China’s climate change push raises job loss fears

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    The United States is hosting a two-day virtual summit on combatting climate change.

    At least 40 countries are taking part, including China, the world’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases.

    President Xi Jinping has pledged to fight global warming, but the government continues to build new coal plants.

    But some people in China fear moving towards greener sources of energy could risk jobs and economic recovery.

    Al Jazeera’s Katrina Yu reports from China’s Shanxi province.

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