torsdag 5 november 2015

The Haze Surrounding Climate Mitigation Statistics

From: OECD Insights
How have CO2 and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions changed since 1990? Three different visuals tell three very different stories (Click on them to see full size). Which perspective offers the most clarity?

Perspective #1: This first visual shows the percent increase or decrease of GHG emissions.[1]It is pretty predictable, telling us the story with which we are most familiar. The bubbles of China and the US are the obvious giants in the room. Together they contributed 35% of global GHG emissions in 2010.

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