IPCC Working Group III - Six key points

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Published: 14/04/2014

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Summary

On April 13 the body established to assess the science related to climate change, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, released its latest report, this time focused on climate change mitigation and the economic cost of action. The summary details the key points:

1. Emissions continue to grow

2. Significant temperature increases unless emissions reduced

3. Policy action is being taken by more countries

4. Low-carbon investment must increase substantially

5. Mitigation is affordable

6. The research is the most rigorous and in-depth of its kind

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