To begin the process of reducing U.S. emissions, the members of US-CAP recommends that Congress establish a mandatory emission reduction pathway, with specific targets in the range of curves A and B on this chart.
US-CAP further recommends that Congress should specify an emission target zone aimed at reducing emissions 60-80% from current levels by 2050.
Sign up for our newsletters
Get the latest commentary, upcoming events, publications, maps and data. Sign up for the biweekly WRI Digest .