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Energy investment needs for fulfilling the Paris Agreement and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals- David McCollum


A new analysis by an international team of scientists, including Baker Faculty Fellow Dr David McCollum, and led by IIASA shows that low carbon investments will need to markedly increase if the world is to achieve the Paris Agreement aim of keeping global warming well below 2°C.

This analysis shows that an extensive adjustment in investment away from fossil fuels and towards renewable sources of energy and improving efficiency is needed if the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SGDs) are to be achieved.

The full report can be found here: Energy investment needs for fulfilling the Paris Agreement and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

A data visualization / info-graphics developed by CMCC to accompany this report can be found here: Energy investment needs for fulfilling the Paris Agreement- A Visualization


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