7,000 cities around the world are way ahead of targets to cut carbon emissions — Quartz

Cities are home to over half the world’s population and produce around 75% of its carbon emissions, but they’re leading the way in the global fight against climate change. The 2015 Paris Climate Agreement demanded that by 2020 cities reduce their emissions by 20% compared to 1990 levels. But the Covenant of Mayors, a project…

via 7,000 cities around the world are way ahead of targets to cut carbon emissions — Quartz

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