The Paris Agreement, that 195 U.N. member countries signed up to in 2015, aims to hold the increase1 in global temperature well below 2°C up to 2100.
Achieving this goal would limit the impact of climate change to acceptable levels for the biosphere and human society. This would, however, require the immediate mobilization of all political, economic and industrial actors. We all need to increase our efforts to achieve a lower carbon energy mix, slash the emission of greenhouse gases caused by human activities and implement energy-efficient solutions.
1. compared to pre-industrial levels.