Thursday, 19 September 2019

Tag Archives: WMO

Climate warming greenhouse gases at record levels: UN

LONDON: Carbon dioxide (CO2), methane and nitrous oxide were now far above pre-industrial levels, with no sign of a reversal of the upward trend, the Guardian quoted the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) report as saying. “The last time the Earth experienced a comparable concentration of CO2 was 3-5m years ago, ...

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Carbon Pollution Touched 800,000 Year Record in 2016, WMO Says

LONDON: Carbon dioxide levels surged to their highest level in at least 800,000 years because of pollution caused by humans and a strong El Nino event, according to the World Meteorological Organization. Concentrations of the greenhouse gas increased at a record speed in 2016 to reach an average of 403.3 ...

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