What is on the horizon for global carbon emissions?

On Dec. 5, the Global Carbon Project published the Global Carbon Budget 2018, giving world leaders access to data on atmospheric carbon concentrations, emissions and trends. Illinois atmospheric scientist Atul Jain was among the many scientists worldwide who contributed data to the report. Jain talked about the carbon budget and this year's findings with News Bureau physical sciences editor Lois Yoksoulian.

What is on the horizon for global carbon emissions?

On Dec. 5, the Global Carbon Project published the Global Carbon Budget 2018, giving world leaders access to data on atmospheric carbon concentrations, emissions and trends. Illinois atmospheric ...

Thu 6 Dec 18 from Phys.org

World Carbon Dioxide Emissions Rose 2.7 Percent in the Last Year, New Studies Show

The increase was called a surprising "reality check"

Wed 5 Dec 18 from TIME

CO2 emissions up 2.7%, world 'off course' to curb warming: study

Global emissions of carbon dioxide mainly from fossil fuel burning will rise 2.7 percent in 2018, scientists said Wednesday, signalling a world "completely off course" in the fight against climate ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Phys.org

Climate reality check: Global carbon pollution up in 2018

After several years of little growth, global emissions of heat-trapping carbon dioxide experienced their largest jump in seven years, discouraging scientists.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Phys.org

So much for that hope of reaching peak climate emissions

Wed 5 Dec 18 from MIT Technology Review

Cars and coal help drive 'strong' CO2 rise in 2018

CO2 emissions hit an all time high, rising nearly 3% in 2018 thanks to coal and a booming global market for cars.

Wed 5 Dec 18 from BBC News

Global carbon dioxide emissions rise even as coal wanes and renewables boom

Global fossil fuel emissions are on track to rise for a second year in a row, primarily due to growing energy use, according to new estimates from the Global Carbon Project, an initiative led ...

Wed 5 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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