Rethinking scenario logic for climate policy

Source: Science Daily

Current scenarios used to inform climate policy have a weakness in that they typically focus on reaching specific climate goals in 2100 – an approach which may encourage risky pathways that could have long-term negative effects. A new study presents a novel scenario framework that focuses on capping global warming at a maximum level with either temperature stabilization or reversal thereafter.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190918131527.htm