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2016 on track to beat heat record despite slowdown in CO2 emissions -

Global temperatures are soaring toward a record high this year, the UN weather agency said Monday, while another report showed emissions of a key global warming gas have flattened out in the past three years. The reports injected a mix of gloom and ...and more »

Climate Protection Advocates Fear a Rollback of Emissions Standards - New York Times

Of all the climate policies the Trump administration has promised to undo, auto emissions standards could be the most consequential. America's 250 million cars, together with other modes of transport, now emit more carbon dioxide than any other segment ...and more »

Fossil fuel emissions have stalled: Global Carbon Budget 2016 - The Conversation AU

China's concerns about air pollution from burning coal is one reason behind the emissions slowdown. China coal image from Fossil fuel emissions have stalled: Global Carbon Budget 2016. November 13, 2016 7.02pm EST. Pep Canadell ...and more »

Carbon is not the enemy -

Morning fog masks the view as a landscaper rakes the grass on the Vancouver Convention Center's living roof in Vancouver, Canada. Carbon has a bad name. The 2015 Paris climate agreement calls for a balance between carbon dioxide emissions to the ...and more »

Rise in Global Carbon Emissions Slows - Scientific American

A Chinese woman rides her bike near a coal fired power plant on November 27, 2015 on the outskirts of Beijing, China. China's government has set 2030 as a deadline for the country to reach its peak for emissions of carbon dioxide. Credit: Kevin Frayer ...and more »

Analysis: What global emissions in 2016 mean for climate change goals - Carbon Brief

This week, scientists from the University of East Anglia (UEA) and the Global Carbon Project released their annual stocktake of global CO2 emissions; where they come from and where they end up. Also this week, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO ...and more »

Scientists hail progress in fighting growth of CO2 emissions - Financial Times

Global carbon dioxide emissions from burning fossil fuels have stayed almost flat for the third year in a row in what scientists say is a “clear and unpredicted break” that could mark a turning point in the world's efforts to curb climate change ...and more »

Policy uncertainty continues to hamper carbon emissions management - The Conversation AU

Policy uncertainty within government surrounding climate change complicates efforts by carbon-intensive companies to develop a long-term strategy. Nikki Short/AAP. Policy uncertainty continues to hamper carbon emissions management. November 13, 2016 11 ...and more »

Global carbon growth stalls as US coal continues to slump - BBC News

Declining consumption of coal in the US last year played a significant role in keeping down global emissions of carbon dioxide, according to a new report. The Global Carbon Project annual analysis shows that CO2 emissions were almost flat for the third ...and more »

Fossil-fuel CO2 emissions nearly stable for third year in row - The Guardian

Demonstrators in Marrakech on the sidelines of the COP22 climate conference. Photograph: Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images. Global carbon emissions from burning fossil fuels have seen “almost no growth” for a third consecutive year, according to figures ...and more »