Global fossil carbon emissions rebound near pre-COVID-19 levels

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Fossil CO2 emissions in 2021 grew an estimated 4.2% (3.5%-4.8%) to 36.2 billion metric tons compared with 2020, pushing global emissions back close to 2019 levels (36.7 Gt CO2).

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jackson, RB; Friedlingstein, P; Le Quéré, C; Abernethy, S; Andrew, RM; Canadell, JG; Ciais, P; Davis, SJ; Deng, Z; Liu, Z; Korsbakken, JI; Peters, GP

Published Date

  • March 1, 2022

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 3

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1748-9326

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1748-9318

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1088/1748-9326/ac55b6

Citation Source

  • Scopus