Population: 127.5 million (2016)
GDP per capita: 8,000 USD
Carbon Emissions: 3.9 metric tons per capita
Paris Climate Agreement: Ratified
Number of MPS students: 4
The primary natural disasters in Mexico are hurricanes and earthquakes. These catastrophes can cost billions of dollars to repair.
Renewable energy contributes to around 15% of energy in Mexico. The goal of the country is to reach 35% by 2024 and 50% by 2050.
Mexico is 15th in the world for exporting crude oil, and it does not import any.
General Climate Change Law is a law passed in 2012 to combat climate change in Mexico. The law set a national goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2020 by using clean energy and renewable resources.