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Everything You Need to Know About the Fastest-Growing Source of Global Emissions: Transport

  • Energy
  • Cities
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • Urban Mobility
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • transport
  • transportation
Road emissions are the biggest subset of transport emissions.
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • Urban Mobility
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • transport
  • transportation
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What Does "Net-Zero Emissions" Mean? 8 Common Questions, Answered

  • carbon budget
  • carbon removal
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • greenhouse gases
Countries need a variety of solutions, including renewable energy and healthy forests, to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Aaron Minnick/WRI.
  • carbon budget
  • carbon removal
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • greenhouse gases
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How China Raised the Stakes for Electric Vehicles

  • electric mobility
  • China
  • climate change
  • transport
  • transportation
China's electric vehicle market is burgeoning.
  • electric mobility
  • China
  • climate change
  • transport
  • transportation
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According to New IPCC Report, the World Is on Track to Exceed its “Carbon Budget” in 12 Years

  • carbon budget
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • IPCC
Coal plant
  • carbon budget
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • IPCC

Memo to Carmakers: The Future Is Electric

  • Energy
  • electric mobility
  • the trump administration
  • california
  • transport
  • Clean Energy
Zero emission vehicle
  • Energy
  • electric mobility
  • the trump administration
  • california
  • transport
  • Clean Energy

Trump’s Budget Blueprint Goes Backwards on Urgent Infrastructure Needs

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • Smart Infrastructure
  • the trump administration
  • energy efficiency
  • renewable energy
  • transport
  • us policy
Train on bridge
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • Smart Infrastructure
  • the trump administration
  • energy efficiency
  • renewable energy
  • transport
  • us policy
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Climate Science, Explained in 10 Graphics

  • carbon budget
  • paris agreement
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • local impacts
  • UNFCCC
World's biggest emitters
  • carbon budget
  • paris agreement
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • INDC
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  • local impacts
  • UNFCCC
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3 Reasons Why Fossil Fuel Companies Should Disclose Their Reserves

  • Energy
  • Business
  • carbon budget
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • coal
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • emissions inventories
  • fossil fuels
  • investment
  • oil and gas
Coal Barge
  • Energy
  • Business
  • carbon budget
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • coal
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  • emissions
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  • fossil fuels
  • investment
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After COP21, Time to Use Sustainable Transport to Make Good on Climate Commitments

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • INDC
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • INDC
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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Sustainable Transport: Building Equitable and Low-Carbon Cities

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Urban Mobility
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • human rights
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
BRT and bike lane
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Urban Mobility
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • human rights
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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COP21 Glossary of Terms Guiding the Long-term Emissions-Reduction Goal

  • International Climate Action
  • carbon budget
  • COP21
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Solar panels in London, Ontario.
  • International Climate Action
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  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
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4 Lessons from Beijing and Shanghai Show How China’s Cities Can Curb Car Congestion

  • China
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable development
  • transport
  • transportation
Traffic in Shanghai, China. Photo by Carlos ZGZ/Flickr.
  • China
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable development
  • transport
  • transportation
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Why Cities are the Solution to Climate Change: Q&A with Ani Dasgupta

  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
The ‘smart city’ has become quite a buzzword, but there’s still not enough clarity around what it means for a city to be truly smart. Photo by EMBARQ/Flickr.
  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

The Clean Vehicle Revolution: Driving Fuel Savings and Emissions Reductions in the United States

  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • economy
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • transport
  • transportation
  • us policy
Electric vehicle charging station in Guangdong Province, China. Photo by Remko Tanis/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • economy
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • transport
  • transportation
  • us policy
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With Compact of Mayors, Cities Lead on Tackling Climate Change at UN Summit

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • China
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gases
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
Through the Compact of Mayors and parallel initiatives, cities are making ambitious commitments to curb emissions, adopting new greenhouse gas emissions measuring standards, and supporting the financing of low-carbon infrastructure. Photo Credit: Braden/Flickr.
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • China
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gases
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
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Transport Sector Key to Closing the World’s Emissions Gap

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • GHG emissions
  • low carbon development
  • transport
  • transportation
Beijing bicyclists. Photo Credit: Derrick Story/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • GHG emissions
  • low carbon development
  • transport
  • transportation
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How Cities Can Save Trillions, Curb Climate Change, and Improve Public Health

  • Cities
  • Economics
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
Cities account for 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions, but only 2% of land area. Photo credit: Ken Marshall, Flickr
  • Cities
  • Economics
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
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Post-2020 Emissions-Reduction Contribution: Which Time Frame Should We Choose?

  • Climate
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • greenhouse gases
  • international climate policy
  • MRV
  • transport
  • UNFCCC
Exceeding a target global temperature rise below 2°C would put the world at an increased risk for climate change impacts. Photo credit: UN, Flickr 2008
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • greenhouse gases
  • international climate policy
  • MRV
  • transport
  • UNFCCC

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