“Reduction rates high enough both to lead to zero carbon (on a consumption basis) by 2050 and to remain within the carbon budget require absolute reductions of more than 95% of carbon emissions as early as 2030.”
Incredibly important paper from ⁦⁩ ⁦⁩ on the overwhelming climate safety & global equity arguments for the UK to reach net zero well before 2050 - please do read it and RT #ClimateEmergency #ExtinctionRebellion
Zero Carbon Sooner—The case for an early zero carbon target for the UK | New CUSP Paper by >> #ZeroCarbonSooner #NetZero cc #TRansitRM
if you're interested in the whole debate about whether we should we aim for zero carbon in 2050, 2030 or sooner
Detailed economic analysis shows #UK #climate target for net zero carbon emissions should be 2030 or earlier to be compatible with 1.5C Paris target