It’s true that the use of wind and solar energy rose by double digits that year /2018/, but renewables are still just 13 per cent of global energy consumption.
Their share will increase, but fossil-fuel burning will increase too, as the world’s population grows, gets richer and consumes more energy.
Simon Kuper FT 4 July 2019
Are parts of India becoming too hot for humans?
CNN 4 July 2019