Tuesday, 31 October 2017

UN warns of 'unacceptable' greenhouse gas emissions gap

Source: The Guardian, 31st October 2017, by Fiona Harvey

Fiona Harvey reported, "Report reveals large gap between government pledges and the reductions needed to prevent dangerous global warming. There is still a large gap between the pledges by governments to cut greenhouse gas emissions and the reductions scientists say are needed to avoid dangerous levels of climate change, the UN has said. (...) The UN’s findings come in its latest assessment of progress on climate change, published on Tuesday ahead of the COP23 conference, a follow-up to the Paris agreement, to be held in Bonn next week. (...)".

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2017/oct/31/un-warns-of-unacceptable-greenhouse-gas-emissions-gap