Friday, 16 November 2018

Policies of China, Russia and Canada threaten 5C climate change, study finds

Source: The Guardian, 16th November 2018, by Jonathan Watts

Jonathan Watts reported, "Ranking of countries’ goals shows even EU on course for more than double safe level of warming - China, Russia and Canada’s current climate policies would drive the world above a catastrophic 5C of warming by the end of the century, according to a study that ranks the climate goals of different countries. The US and Australia are only slightly behind with both pushing the global temperature rise dangerously over 4C above pre-industrial levels ... (...)"

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/nov/16/climate-change-champions-still-pursuing-devastating-policies-new-study-reveals