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OPINION: Global emissions are way off target. What needs to happen?

March 16, 2020 by Anant Jain

By Harald Winkler

Professor, Energy Research Centre,

University of Cape Town

(Published by Eco-Business)

At the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris, countries set goals that require halving carbon emissions by 2030. In a new piece in Nature, Professor Harald Winkler, as part of an international team, delivers the bad news that the emissions gap — between what countries pledged to then and what needs to be done now — is growing. He also points to small signs of hope that the climate crisis can still be addressed. Read full article…

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