Overview of emission reductions required by the Kyoto Protocol By S.M. Enzler MSc
According to the Kyoto Protocol countries must reduce total greenhouse gas emissions by 2012, compared to 1990 levels. This is an overview of the contribution of various countries to this total emission reduction.
Many countries are threatening to not achieve these goals. If the goals are not met emissions must be reduced by the overload multiplied by 1,3 after 2012.
A country has various options for measures to meet the Kyoto standards. Examples are: