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risky business -- calculating climate change losses in major european coastal cities

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risky business -- calculating climate change losses in major european coastal cities

a new study that assesses potential future climate damage to major european coastal cities has found that, if, as currently, global carbon emissions continue to track the intergovernmental panel on climate change's worst emission scenario (rcp8.5), overall annual economic losses may range from 1.2 billion usd in 2030 to more than 40 billion by 2100. the paper, 'climate risk assessment under uncertainty: an application to main european coastal cities' published in the journal frontiers in marine science, focused on 19 major european coastal cities including istanbul, rotterdam, barcelona, hamburg, london, dublin, marseille, st petersburg and copenhagen. for the first time, the report's auth...