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Is Net Zero by 2050 Still Possible? Yes, But It’ll Cost 19% More

Summary

Achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 is still feasible but will require an additional $34 trillion in investment, according to BloombergNEF's New Energy Outlook report. This amount is 19% higher than previously estimated, reflecting the ongoing dependency on fossil fuels. The report suggests that sectors such as electric vehicles, renewable energy, power grids, and carbon capture need significant financial support to meet climate goals. Delayed investments and political resistance have hindered progress, making it crucial for governments and companies to accelerate their efforts. The analysis warns that failure to act will result in catastrophic climate impacts, despite some advancements in renewable energy adoption.

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