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EU Commission presents national targets and flexible mechanism for 2030 emission goal

On Wednesday (July 20), the European Commission presented a new package of measures, the so-called “Efforts Sharing Regulation”,  aimed at continuing regulation of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the EU for the sectors not covered by the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). As a follow up of the Effort Sharing Regulation for the period read more…

Climate change
in numbers and limits

Total Carbon emissions

515 PgC Today
1000 PgC Not to exceed

CO2 concentrations

400 ppm Today
450 ppm Not to exceed

Temp. increase since 1880

+0,85 °C Today
+2 °C Not to exceed

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