Posted by: Sandy Steinman | December 1, 2018

Climate change: EU aims to be ‘climate neutral’ by 2050

The BBC reports

The European Union says it is aiming to become the first major economy to go “climate neutral” by 2050.

Under the plan, emissions of greenhouse gases after that date would have to be offset by planting trees or by burying the gases underground.

Scientists say that net-zero emissions by 2050 are needed to have a fighting chance of keeping global temperatures under 1.5C this century.

Read full story at  Climate change: EU aims to be ‘climate neutral’ by 2050 – BBC News


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