After two years of near flat carbon emissions growth, 2018 appears to be reversing that trend—on track for a much larger 2.7% increase globally.
A new report from the Global Carbon Project names the largest drivers of carbon emission increases as India, China, and the United States.
Though this report represents an obvious backslide from two hopeful years prior, there are encouraging signs for the future. Coal power generation is shrinking, while renewable energy continues to grow—a trend individuals can help engender in a number of ways.
Support renewable energy growth and the decreasing use of fossil fuels from any home. When we each do our part to connect and match consumption with clean power sources, a difference can be made. Check out how you can support wind energy and community solar for your home—whether you rent or own.