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The major emitters that are meeting their Paris Agreement pledges

Climate march in Brussels
A climate march in Brussels. (Photo: Romy Arroyo Fernandez/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Of top 10 global carbon emitters, not a single one is hitting its climate goals as outlined under the Paris Agreement, per data from the Climate Action Tracker.

Why it matters: Even if every country that's adopted the Paris Agreement were to meet their pledges, it would not avert the worst effects of climate change.

U.S. carbon emissions are on the rise

Data: Rhodium Group U.S. Climate Service analysis; Chart: Naema Ahmed/Axios