Carbon-Dioxide Level in Atmosphere Hits Historical High
Global emissions from burning of coal, oil, natural gas are ‘on the wrong track,’ NOAA scientist says.
The rising levels of carbon dioxide—and the rising global temperatures to which they are linked—indicate that efforts to rein in carbon emissions are falling short. “Folks, we’re still full speed on the wrong track,” Dr. Tans said.
(WALL STREET JOURNAL, MAJ 5TH 2022)