Reaching peak emissions

Jackson, Robert B., Canadell, Josep G., Le Quere, Corinne ORCID:, Andrew, Robbie, Korsbakken, Jan Ivar, Peters, Glen P. and Nakicenovic, Nebojsa (2016) Reaching peak emissions. Nature Climate Change, 6. pp. 7-10. ISSN 1758-678X

[thumbnail of GCP Milestones Paper 2015 Final Submission]
PDF (GCP Milestones Paper 2015 Final Submission) - Accepted Version
Download (626kB) | Preview


Rapid growth in global CO2 emissions from fossil fuels and industry ceased in the past two years, despite continued economic growth. Decreased coal use in China was largely responsible, coupled with slower global growth in petroleum and faster growth in renewables.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: carbon dioxide,climate change,cumulative emissions,global warming,mitigation targets,sdg 7 - affordable and clean energy,sdg 8 - decent work and economic growth,sdg 13 - climate action ,/dk/atira/pure/sustainabledevelopmentgoals/affordable_and_clean_energy
Faculty \ School: University of East Anglia Research Groups/Centres > Theme - ClimateUEA
UEA Research Groups: University of East Anglia Schools > Faculty of Science > Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research
Faculty of Science > Research Centres > Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research
Faculty of Science > Research Groups > Centre for Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
Related URLs:
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 18 Jan 2016 17:07
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2023 01:02
DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2892


Downloads per month over past year

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item