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Governments’ fossil fuel production plans dangerously out of sync with Paris limits

Governments’ fossil fuel production plans dangerously out of sync with Paris limits

The 2021 Production Gap Report, by leading research institutes and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), finds that despite increased climate ambitions and net-zero commitments, governments still plan to produce more than double the amount of fossil fuels in 2030 than what would be consistent with limiting global warming to 1.5°C.   The report, first launched in 2019, measures the gap between governments’ planned production of coal, oil, and gas and the global

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