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Wind energy makes meaningful cuts to UK CO2: research

LONDON, Aug 30 (Reuters Point Carbon) - Wind energy avoided at least 5.5 million tonnes of CO2 emissions in the UK last year and is making a meaningful contribution to cutting the country’s greenhouse gas output, a report said Thursday, a counter to claims by some lawmakers that the carbon-cutting credentials of wind turbines have been greatly exaggerated.

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