About: temperature rise

Climate change 11-07-2018

EU should aim for net-zero emissions by 2040 to fight global warming

Keeping global temperature rise to 1.5°C is critical - and still possible. But it means the EU should aim to reach net-zero emissions by 2040, writes Andrea Kohl.
Climate change 26-09-2017

Without carbon tax, we are heading for climate doom

A high tax on carbon emissions is strictly necessary to halt climate change, according to Gaël Giraud, chief economist in the French development agency (AFD). EURACTIV’s partner Journal de l’Environnement reports.
Climate change 29-08-2017

Climate change: Himalayas melting more slowly than expected

Global warming has not yet impacted the Himalayan chain, a new in-depth satellite study shows. EURACTIV Italy reports.

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