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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Fatih Birol
The chief economist for the International Energy Agency says the world is hurtling toward irreversible climate change unless governments cut fossil fuel subsidies and improve energy efficiency.
China is now king of the world in energy consumption, surpassing the U.S. years ahead of forecasts in a milestone that left the Asian giant immediately rejecting its new crown.
China has overtaken the United States as the world's largest energy consumer, the International Energy Agency said Tuesday. China immediately questioned the report, claiming its calculations were "unreliable."
Per capita, the United States still consumes five times more energy than China, IEA chief economist Fatih Birol told the Associated Press in an interview.