European Parliament Library

100 Q&As on carbon peaking and carbon neutrality, Chen Ying and Chao Qingchen ; translated by Pei Cai

Creator
Contributor
Summary
China has set a national goal of achieving carbon peaking before 2030 and carbon neutrality before 2060. This book explains in simple language some core and key issues about achieving carbon peaking and carbon neutrality in the form of Q&As
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Foreword: Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality Leads the Energy Revolution -- Preface -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Chapter 1 The Significance of Achieving Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality -- 1. What Is Carbon Peaking? What Is Carbon Neutrality? -- 2. What Factors Are Behind China's Proposal of Achieving Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality? -- 3. What Are the Connections Between the Goal of Achieving Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality and China's Two Centennial Goals? -- 4. What Are the Connections Between Achieving Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality and the Construction of Ecological Civilization? -- 5. How to Understand the Importance of Major Targets Set out in China's 14th Five-Year Plan to the Goal of Achieving Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality? -- Chapter 2 The Scientific Connotations of Achieving Carbon Peaking and Carbon Neutrality -- Section I: The Scientific Basis of Climate Change -- 6. How to Correctly Understand the Definitions of Climate Change? -- 7. How Has Climate Changed in the Past Century? -- 8. What Are the Causes of Climate Change? -- 9. Which Gases Are Defined as Greenhouse Gases? -- 10. How Does the Earth's Carbon Cycle Work? -- 11. How to Measure Changes in Greenhouse Gases? -- 12. What Is the Relationship Between Human-Induced Greenhouse Gases and Global Warming? -- 13. How Do Clouds and Aerosols Affect the Climate System? -- 14. Will the Melting of Permafrost or Warming of Oceans Exacerbate Global Warming? -- 15. In Recent Years, Extremely Cold Weather Occurs Frequently in Many Areas of China in Winter. Is Global Warming Really Happening? -- 16. How Do Scientists Predict Climate in the Coming Decades and Its Impacts? -- 17. How Will Climate Change Evolve Without Any Human Control by the End of This Century? -- 18. How to Measure the Space of Carbon Emissions?
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (194 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781636676777

Classification

Library Locations

  • EP Library Brussels

    60 rue Wiertz, Brussels, B-1047, BE
    Borrow
  • EP Library Luxembourg

    Rue du Fort Thüngen, Luxembourg, L-1313, LU
    Borrow
  • EP Library Strasbourg

    7 Place Adrien Zeller, Allée du Printemps, Strasbourg, F-67070, FR
    Borrow