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Started by Data, March 29, 2020, 11:02:23 AM

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It is said that every cloud has a silver lining, the virus lock-down is having a huge effect on carbon emissions around the world.

Here in the UK our electricity generation emissions have almost reached our 2030 target over the last 7 days.

A little bit of positivity in these darker times. 

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I'm glad there's some good news  :)


It's a shame it's only a temporary trend though, I feel that global warming and climate change will be around for much longer than Covid 19.

I also see that the oil prices have plummeted, there was a time when we would celebrate that but now... well it just feels awful   :(

Maybe I'm bias.


Nah not biased, concerned I would say.  :)


Quote from: Freddy on March 31, 2020, 14:24:08 PM
Nah not biased, concerned I would say.  :)

Ahh thanks mate  :)

Some more news regarding carbon emissions:

QuotePetrol stations 'will have to close due to impact of coronavirus'


Thanks for the article, an interesting and concerning read.