Chart of the Day

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EcoWatch: “A new study aims to offer unique insights into countries’ historical responsibility for global warming, by translating their carbon emissions into a proportion of observed temperature rise… Unsurprisingly the research showed how a small number of countries account for a large share of greenhouse gas emissions. Together, the U.S., China, Russia, Brazil, India, Germany and the UK have been responsible for 63 percent of emissions.”

  • moderatesunite

    most of it is unsurprising but why is India’s contribution so high? I need to look into that