How much CO2 can we still burn?

world carbon emissions (in GtCO2/yr)
The green and orange areas are the "carbon budgets" for 1.5 and 2 degrees warming. If we don't do something, we'd blow through them in a few years. Drag the knob to see how we can stay within these budgets.

Explore the chart by clicking different areas. By when should world emissions be zero? How much worse is 2 degrees than 1.5 degrees?

If you are feeling hopeless in the face of climate change, check out this video. If you want to do something, learn about things that can be done.