The latest report from the United Nations suggests that there is a lot of work to be done if we are to reduce our carbon emissions to the level that scientists indicate reduces the most damaging effects of climate change.
The longer we wait to change, the less likely we will be able to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. We are currently on pace for 2.5 degrees Celsuis.
So governments, businesses and individuals need to work together to increase the rate of change so we can decrease the pace of warming.
Wondering what you can do?
Next week is Climate Week NYC and there are many virtual and in-person sessions that could inspire you to take action.
Re-read (or read for the first time) The Carbon Almanac to get the facts.
Start a conversation with friends and build a community to look at what is happening at the various levels of government in your area.