COP21 – good news for the planet

Paris Climate Accord

At COP21, better known as the Paris Climate Accord, world nations pledged greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets (also known as Nationally Determined Contributions). At the Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework on Climate Change (UNFCC), representatives (national dignitaries & diplomats)...


Shortfall in International GHG Pledges

There is a substantial shortfall between pledges that almost 200 countries, both independently [and internationally all member-nations of the UNFCC* have recommended targets] (nationally determined contributions - [UN recommendations]), have made in the Paris Climate Accord; compared to the reality of what greenhouse gas emissions...