Greenhouse gas emissions gap wider than ever: UN report

Emissions from a power plant chimney rise over Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia January 13, 2017. REUTERS/B. Rentsendorj

PARIS (Reuters) – Global greenhouse gas emissions in 2030 could be between 13 billion and 15 billion tonnes more than the level needed to keep global warming within 2 degrees Celsius this century, a United Nations report estimated on Tuesday. The ninth annual U.N. Environment Programme (UNEP) report analyzed the impact of countries’ emissions cut […]

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