Greenhouse gas

India succeeds in reducing emissions rate by 33% over 14 years – sources

According to the report’s conclusions, India is on track to fulfill its obligation under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to reduce emissions intensity by 45% from 2005 levels by 2030. From 2005 to 2019, according to authorities familiar with the Third National Communication (TNC) report’s preparations, India’s rate of emissions intensity—the …

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Global greenhouse gas emissions at all-time high, study finds

‘Carbon budget’ that can be emitted while keeping global warming below 1.5C is being exhausted, according to scientists. Scientists have warned that greenhouse gas emissions have reached an all-time high and might cause “unprecedented” levels of global warming. According to a study published on Thursday in the journal Earth System Science Data, the world is …

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World risks descending into a climate ‘doom loop’, warn thinktanks

Report says simply coping with escalating impacts of climate crisis could override tackling root cause. The world is at risk of descending into a climate “doom loop”, a thinktank report has warned. It said simply coping with the escalating impacts of the climate crisis could draw resources and focus away from the efforts to slash …

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