Developed countries are about to experience unprecedented demographic changes. The increasing population, wealth and carbon-intensive lifestyles of senior citizens raise concerns that should be addressed.
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Ottelin, J. Ageing society risks emission cuts. Nat. Clim. Chang. 12, 221–222 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-022-01306-8