The journal Nature Climate Change published a new study which reveals that daily emission of carbon has declined around 17% from January to April.
It is estimated that amission will decline between 4.4% to 8%. However, many experts are of the view that the decline rate depends on lockdown tactics. The restrictions around the world will play a great role in it.
Many feel like this is not going to make any big difference. Think about it this way,” says renowned Canadian climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe. “We’ve been putting a brick on a pile every month since the beginning of the industrial revolution. (CBC)
“Last month we put a 20 per cent smaller-sized brick on that pile that has thousands of bricks already on it. That one slightly smaller brick is not going to make a big difference.” (CBC)