Research Says Fossil Fuel Reserves Should Be Left Alone
A new report has detailed how much of the world's fossil fuels reserves we can use before reaching dangerous levels of climate change.By Sebastian Martinez | January 8, 2015
Two degrees Celsius — that's how much global warming can happen before reaching catastrophic levels of climate change, according to the international community.
To avoid that threshold, countries have pledged to make green reforms, use more renewable energy and cut their use of fossil fuels. (Video via U.S. Department of Energy)
Now new research is out that details exactly how much countries will need to cut that use in the coming years.