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Energy and Climate Change

Global decrease in coal burning leads to stalling of CO2 emissions in 2015

In 2015, after three years of slow growth, global CO2 emissions from fossil-fuel use and from steel and cement production were brought to a standstill.

Facts and Figures

The figure shows the median value for each category in the IPCC AR5 WGIII scenario database for...

Progress of countries to achieve 2030 target (November 2017).

The degree to which the 25 major emitting countries are likely to achieve their NDC targets...

In 2016, total global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions continued to increase slowly by about 0.5...

In the Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSP2), middle-of-the-road, scenario, 500 million people...