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The first half of the year did see a decline in investment into new renewables projects, however. Investment into wind projects totalled USD 58 billion, matching levels recorded in 2018 and 2019, but well below the USD 85 billion invested in the first half of 2020 ahead of subsidies closing or lapsing in nations such as China and the US.
Even the beds are made of cardboard. Electric cars ferry competitors and media between venues, many of which are temporary constructions made of recycled wood that will be dismantled after the Games. Thus Japan is showing how to preserve nature without disturbing its equilibrium, while earlier stadiums were left behind in other host cities.