Resources

The Sky’s Limit: Why the Paris Climate Goals Require a Managed Decline of Fossil Fuel Production.

This report discusses key findings by the authors that the potential carbon emissions from the oil, gas, and coal in the world’s currently operating fields and mines would take us beyond 2°C of warming. It then goes on to offer key recommendations to Governments that no new fossil fuel extraction or transportation infrastructure should be built nor be granted any new permits for them.

Burden of Disease Attributable to Coal-Burning and Other Major Sources of Air Pollution in China

The following report provides the first comprehensive assessment of current and predicted occurrences of disease that can be attributed to the burning of coal and other major sources of air pollution in China at the national and provincial levels. It describes the objectives, methods, and results of the GBD MAPS analysis for China and its provinces.