G7’s “ambitious” climate targets another empty promise — News Analysis

Ridding the global economy of its carbon is the only way to stabilize the climate, something the leaders of the G7 nations recognized Monday when they called for all countries to cease emitting climate-changing greenhouse gases over the next 85 years. However, none of the emission reduction pledges (INDCs) announced so far were found to be in line with the 2C limit, when a fair global distribution of emissions cuts was factored into countries’ offers.