Wednesday, 5 December 2018

We are losing the war against climate change

Source: "The Guardian view on climate change: too much, too soon", The Guardian, 5th December 2018

The Guardian reported, "We are losing the war against climate change; (...) Figures released today by the University of East Anglia for the conference in Katowice show that global carbon emissions will be higher than ever before this year. In fact they will rise by nearly 3%, an astonishing and terrifying annual figure at a time when the need to diminish them has never been more urgent. (...) The most worrying feature of the latest UN report is the suggestion that the relatively good performance of the years 2014-16 in reducing carbon emissions was the result of an economic slowdown. (...)"

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/dec/05/the-guardian-view-on-climate-change-too-much-too-soon