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Yesterday found this v.useful graphic by @skepticscience. Real CO2 emissions against scenarios used for IPCC 2007:

Yesterday found this v.useful graphic by @skepticscience. Real CO2 emissions against scenarios used for IPCC 2007:

IEA CO2 Emissions Update 2010 - Bad News Posted on 3 June 2011 by dana1981 & John Abraham This article has also been published on The Conversation , which publishes articles exclusively from individuals in the university and research sector (primarily from Australia). We recommend checking it out. The International Energy Agency (IEA) has released unpublished estimates of 2010 global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions , and the news is not good. Between 2003 and 2008, emissions had been rising at a rate faster than the IPCC worst case scenario. However, the global recession slowed the emissions growth considerably, and in fact they actually declined slightly from 29.4 billion tons (gigatons, or Gt) CO2 in 2008, to 29 Gt in 2009. However, despite the slow global economic recovery, 2010 saw the largest single year increase in global human CO2 emissions from energy (fossil fuels)...

Full article: http://www.skepticalscience.com/news.php?n=779

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