Emissions to soar as transport activity doubles by 2050, study finds
Global traffic emissions are set to soar over the next three decades as demand for transport more than doubles, a new study has forecast.The International Transport Forum's (ITF) Transport Outlook 2021 report predicts that worldwide traffic emissions will rise 16% by 2050, when compared to 2015, even if existing commitments to decarbon
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