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Our carbon budget could be shot in five years, researchers say

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 24, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lacy Cooke last modified May 23, 2016

As we hurtle towards the 2 degrees Celsius limit, climate scientists at CarbonBrief scrutinized carbon budgets to see how long we have left before we use them up. These budgets relate amounts of carbon humans can emit to stay below 1.5 degrees, 2 degrees, and 3 degrees Celsius greater than levels before the Industrial Revolution. The findings weren't good. CarbonBrief utilized carbon budgets prepared by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...






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