WRI's State of Climate Action 2023 report provides a comprehensive roadmap of actions needed by 2030 and 2050 to limit warming to 1.5 degrees C (2.7 degrees F), the limit scientists say is necessary for preventing increasingly devastating and irreversible impacts of climate change. Of 42 indicators of progress assessed, only one — sales of electric cars — is on track.

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