International Energy Agency, which before Glasgow had put the world on track for 2.1 °C of warming, has now said increased pledges around the summit could reduce that to 1.8 °C.
But that’s dependent on promises — and is still a temperature level that brings major climate risks.
Clara Ferreira Marques Bloomberg 9 november 2021
Clara Ferreira Marques is a Bloomberg Opinion columnist. Previously, she was an associate editor for Reuters Breakingviews, and editor and correspondent for Reuters in Singapore, India, the U.K., Italy and Russia.