Allocating a carbon budget to individuals

This is a quick response to a question about a ‘carbon budget for life’ (Rosalind Readhead – Twitter 11th Jan 2021; thread at: A Personal Annual Carbon Budget Working from the UK carbon budget in our recent paper (A Factor of Two [1]) it would be possible to estimate an annual and reducing carbon budget per person for people in the UK, based on the emissions pathway that accompanies the budget. But, should such a carbon budget be divided between: 1) all people in the UK (from infant to adult); 2) just among adults (at what age?); 3) per UK household; or … Continue reading Allocating a carbon budget to individuals