“Worst ever carbon emissions leave climate on the brink”: Guardian front page.

The IEA’s latest figures suggest to them that 2C is now almost out of reach. 2010 saw 30.6 GtCO2 emissions, up 1.6 Gt on 2009. Three quarters of the rise comes from developing countries, and much of it is locked in from new recently constructed power plants. Yet climate was not even discussed at last week’s G8 Summit.

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