Transport sector is a Carbon Laggard

By |2020-04-20T09:06:22+10:00April 20th, 2020|emissions data, freight transport, greenhouse gas emissions, transport|

Pre-coronavirus estimates had freight transport volumes tripling by 2050 with an associated business-as-usual doubling in greenhouse gas emissions from an industry that remains 99% dependent on oil for energy. ClimateWorks estimates that if all sectors commit to achieving a Paris 2 degrees warming pathway, by 2030 most sectors can reduce emissions by about half to