#Climate change targets are slipping out of reach: Kemp


LONDON, April 16 (Reuters) – For all the commentary around a transition to a clean energy system, the amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere is still continuing to rise rapidly and shows no sign of slowing down.

Climate change targets are slipping out of reach as the concentration of CO2 in the atmosphere continues to march higher, leaving policymakers confronting uncomfortable choices.

If the concentration continues to rise, policymakers will have to plan for a world with significantly higher temperatures, or rely on untested strategies to remove CO2 from the air later in the century.

Read more at: https://www.reuters.com/article/energy-climatechange-kemp/column-climate-change-targets-are-slipping-out-of-reach-kemp-idUSL5N21Y4A0

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