Cutting emissions gradually will avert sudden jump in warming

Source: Science Daily

Steadily reducing fossil fuel emissions over coming years will prevent millions of premature deaths and help avoid the worst of climate change without causing a large spike in short-term warming that some studies predict, new analysis from finds. The finding dispels the misconception that the air-quality and climate benefits of transitioning to clean energy play out at different timescales — a sticking point in recent climate negotiations.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190918161623.htm