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Global carbon budgets – new briefing paper and podcast released theWeather Club Mon, 23/09/2019 - 14:54

The Society released another climate science briefing paper on “Global Carbon Budgets”. How much COcan the world emit to avoid a global warming of 1.5°C or 2°C depends on the current rate of warming and the past emissions. The briefing paper discusses the concept of carbon budgets, how they are calculated and what uncertainties exist.

Read the briefing paper here.

Greenhouse gas concentrations hit new record theWeather Club Tue, 31/10/2017 - 10:23

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have released their annual Greenhouse Gas Bulletin which described the state of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, based on Global observations through to 2016.