The impact of policy and model uncertainties on emissions projections of the Paris Agreement pledges
- Type of publication:Paper
- Date of publication:5 May 2023
- Author/s:Michel G J den Elzen, Ioannis Dafnomilis, Andries F Hof, Marika Olsson, Arthur Beusen, W J Wouter Botzen, Takeshi Kuramochi, Leonardo Nascimento and Joeri Rogelj
- Related Project:ENGAGE
Tracking progress towards the Paris Agreement climate goal requires understanding the 2030 emission levels implied by countries’ National Determined Contributions (NDCs). However, key uncertainties and assumptions impact greenhouse gas (GHG) emission projections implied by the NDCs. This study analyses this impact, both globally and for major emitting countries.
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