BRIEFINGS

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Latest analysis reveals “Net zero 2050” emissions (NZ2050) strategies will lock in many decades of unnecessary fossil fuels use well past 2050, with an unsustainable, business-as-usual economic pathway, dangerous “offset” trade-offs, and unacceptable risks of unstoppable climate warming.

“NET ZERO 2050”:
A DANGEROUS ILLUSION
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CARBON BUDGETS
FOR 1.5 & 2°C
Briefing Note

Confused about carbon budgets for the Paris climate  goals? Zero by 2050 or 2030? 1.5°C or 2°C? This briefing note explores how IPCC carbon budgets underestimate current and future warming, omit important climate system feedback mechanisms, and make dangerous assumptions about

risk-management.

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