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Soaring energy costs from Russia–Ukraine war could impoverish millions

A power station during golden hour with dramatic dark clouds above .

A coal-fired power plant. Models project a global spike in extreme poverty as a result of the soaring price of coal and other fossil fuels. Credit: Ina Fassbender/AFP/Getty

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Nature 615, 10 (2023)



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