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IPCC: Climate Change Threatens Irreversible and Dangerous Impacts, But Options Exist to Limit Its Effects

Climate change influenced by mankind threatens irreversible and dangerous impacts, but options exist to limit its effects to a manageable range, the Synthesis report, the final installment of the Fifth Assessment Report published by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on 2 November 2014, concludes.

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IPCC: Reaching the Two Degrees Celsius Climate Goal Requires Substantial Efforts in View of Accelerating Greenhouse Gas Emissions

A new report by Working Group III contributing to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that emissions have risen to unprecedented levels, growing more quickly between 2000 and 2010 than in the three previous decades. Hence reaching the goal of limiting the global mean temperature to two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, requires major institutional and technological changes, the report concludes.

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