This is the best tl;dr I could make, original reduced by 89%. (I’m a bot)
Here’s a look at just how much emissions have risen, which countries are polluting the most and the surge in natural gas emissions that could lock in years of new fossil fuel as we enter a new decade.
Since the U.N.’s first carbon emissions gap report was published in 2010, global emissions have risen 11%.China, US responsible for majority of CO2 emissionsSeveral countries account for the largest share of carbon dioxide emissions.
As coal fades, natural gas surgesThe global decline in coal emissions in 2019 was offset by an increase in oil and natural gas emissions across the world.