Current national proposals are off track to meet carbon dioxide removal needs

William F. Lamb, Thomas Gasser, Rosa M. Roman-Cuesta, Giacomo Grass, Matthew J. Gidden, Carter M. Powis, Oliver Geden, Gregory Nemet, Yoga Pratama, Keywan Riah, Stephen M. Smith, Jan Steinhauser, Naomi E. Vaughan, Harry Smith, Jan C. Minx

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Meeting the Paris Agreement targets requires deep emissions reductions supported by a scale-up in carbon dioxide removal. However, current country-reported mitigation pledges are off track to meet carbon dioxide removal needs, unless countries dramatically reduce emissions consistent with low-energy-demand scenarios.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)555-556
Number of pages2
JournalNature Climate Change
Issue number6
Early online date3 May 2024
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2024

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