Canada Paris Agreement Pledge

In its National Contribution (NDC), set out in the Paris Agreement, Canada committed to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 30 per cent by 2030 compared to 2005 levels. Harrison said he was a little surprised when the Liberal campaign said Tuesday it would force Canada to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. The announcement was made a day after the UN climate summit, at which more than 65 other countries made the same pledge. Presents a number of sectoral targets, including increasing hydropower capacity to 9.4 gigawatts by 2030, electrification of rural areas based on at least 30% renewable sources, and increasing forest area to 30% by 2030. Efforts to calculate and present a reliable estimate of current emissions are part of the promise. Contains an adjustment section. Myanmar INDC. Infographic: Who has promised an INDC so far and what percentage of global emissions are covered? Source: Rosamund Pearce, carbon letter, based on EU data. Only UN parties were included in the amount of emissions.

Greenland is an autonomous region of Denmark that is not covered by the EU INDC. It is not a PARTY OF THE UN. Taiwan is also not a part of the UN. An unconditional commitment to reduce emissions by 40% by 2030 compared to a corporate scenario, and a conditional commitment to reduce emissions by a further 20%. Contains detailed guidelines on how to achieve these two objectives, as well as a section on adaptation. It is the INDC. A 14% reduction in emissions from usual levels by 2030, of which 1.5% is unconditional and 12.5% is international assistance. The country will need about $5 billion to fulfill the conditional side of its promise. List some projects that will be implemented to achieve the goal. Contains accommodations. Jordanian INDC. An unconditional commitment to increase the share of renewables in the energy mix from around 7% in 2010 to 15% by 2030 and 30% by 2050.

An 80% increase in carbon storage in the land use and forest sectors compared to projected exploitation and subject to international support. NDC of Panama (in Spanish). Unconditional reduction of greenhouse gases and short-lived climate pollutants by 25% compared to a business-as-usual scenario by 2030, which would increase to 40% subject to the results of a global climate agreement. For the unconditional commitment, this means reaching net emissions by 2026 and reducing emissions intensity per unit of GDP by around 40% between 2013 and 2030. It is the INDC. Commitments to reduce total energy consumption by 63% by 2035 compared to usual levels and to increase the share of renewable energy to 10% by 2035. Also commits to reducing CO2 emissions from the morning rush hour of vehicle use by 40% by 2035, including compared to the level of construction. Commitments to increase total forest reserves to 55% of total land area from the current 41%. Bruneis INDC. 25 to 30% domestic reduction in greenhouse gases by 2030 compared to 1990.

The Russian promise includes a «maximum possible bill» from the rural sector. Carbon Brief looked at the details. The deposit is here.