A roadmap for rapid decarbonization

  title={A roadmap for rapid decarbonization},
  author={Johan Rockstr{\"o}m and Owen Gaffney and Joeri Rogelj and Malte Meinshausen and Nebojsa Nakicenovic and Hans Joachim Schellnhuber},
  pages={1269 - 1271}
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