Global warming targets at risk from energy plants’ CO2 emissions

Children play on a ground as smoke is emitted from chimneys of a Chemicals and Fertilizer plant on the eve of World Environment Day in Mumbai, June 4, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/Files

LONDON (Reuters) – Carbon emissions from existing and planned fossil fuel energy plants and projects will exceed the amount needed to curb global warming, jeopardising a 1.5 degree Celsius temperature limit goal, scientists said in a study on Monday. In 2015, almost 200 countries agreed a radical shift away from fossil fuels with a goal […]

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