That day has come, China has now passed the US and become the world's biggest energy user.
China disputed the figures without offering any alternative view. Maybe it feels bad being the world's biggest polluter. As an expat American, I know I feel a lot better knowing that my homeland is only the world's second-biggest polluter.
Now our ocean future is held by China, not only leading the world of seafood but also leading the world in ocean acidification and other CO2-linked ocean ills.