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Breakingviews - Dixon: How to make COP26 climate summit a success

Jan 05, 2021 - Reuters UK

LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - There are two tipping points in the climate crisis. The first will come if the climate spirals out of control; the second if humanity takes decisive action to stop the planet frying before then. As the world prepares for November’s United Nations climate summit “COP26”, we are getting closer to both tipping points.

The last six years are the hottest on record, according to the World Meteorological Organization, a U.N. agency. Polar ice caps and glaci...