In April 2014, the Annex B countries of the Kyoto Protocol published the number of transactions of Kyoto units that had taken place by the end of 2013 as well as the GHG emissions of the Annex B countries in 2012. This report summarises how each country achieved their emission reduction targets during the first commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol…
Étiqueté : emission reduction
Is it possible to phase out greenhouse gas emissions by 2050? Yes, it is possible to almost entirely phase out net greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by the middle of the century. While more research is needed, existing scenarios show that it is technically and economically feasible to reduce emissions to zero for roughly 90% of current sources of GHG emissions with technological options that are available today and in the near future…, says Niklas Höhne
This interim report from Planning Commission Government of India provides a menu of options that can reduce India’s emission intensity over the time frame.