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Subject:  Re: Already Too Late to Stop Climate Change Date:  12/4/2012  10:28 AM
Author:  DrBob2 Number:  46546 of 89987

Their goal: pave the way toward a world treaty, to be signed in 2015, aimed at slowing global emissions of heat-trapping fossil-fuel pollution enough to keep the planet’s temperature from rising by 2 degrees Celsius

There was never any chance of making the 2°C target even when it was set back in 2009. It was a political 'aspirational' statement, not a reachable goal.

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