World can still keep warming below 2 C — if countries keep their climate promises, study says

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Well. We’re fucked. It was nice being around tho.


We have been aware of climate change for decades and we (collectively) have done nothing but increase our impact on the climate. I don’t see that model changing anytime soon.


They won’t, unless someone comes up with a way to make renewable power and cutting carbon suddenly incredibly profitable.


If I recall correctly China and India have both greater increases ghg production than the entire rest of the world, don’t plan on stopping, and made no promises. How is this possible?


Until truly catastrophic events start happening nothing will be done and by then it will be too late. We’re already seeing Hurricanes justifying a category 6 designation. Places that used to see “white Christmas” might mot even have winters anymore.