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6 Dec 2023

2030

Year When The World May Hit 1.5C Warming Threshold

Scientists alert that persistent fossil fuel emissions could lead the world to exceed the 1.5C global warming limit within seven years. Their announcement, timed with COP28 talks, emphasizes the critical need for immediate action against coal, oil, and gas pollution to avert this threshold. A rise in CO2 emissions of more than 8% in India means the country has now overtaken the EU as the third-biggest fossil fuel emitter. [Source](https://www.france24.com/en/middle-east/20231205-world-will-likely-pass-1-5c-global-warming-threshold-in-7-years-says-study)