climate modelling

Global carbon budgets – 2019 Briefing paper and Podcast 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.