Jump to navigation Jump to search
The 2030s (pronounced "twenty-thirties" shortened to the '30s ) is the next decade that will begin on 1 January 2030, and will end on 31 December 2039.
Plans and goals
- NASA plans to execute a human mission to Mars between 2031 and 2035.
- Targets of the goals of the United Nations' 2030 Agenda are set to 2030.
- A number of climate-related goals from COP26 are for 2030:
- The Glasgow Climate Pact aims to "[reduce] global carbon dioxide emissions by 55 per cent by 2030 relative to the 2010 level". However, based on existing pledges the emissions in the year 2030 will be 14% higher than in 2010.
- More than 100 countries, including Brazil, pledged to reverse deforestation.
- India plans to draw half of its energy requirement from renewable sources.
- China aims to peak CO2 emissions before 2030.
- The 2030 Climate Target Plan of the EU aims to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55% by 2030. The European Commission made proposals in July 2021 for how to achieve this goal.
- The international community, including the United Nations, World Bank, and United States, have set the goal of completely eradicating extreme poverty by 2030. Noting a significant decline in extreme poverty since 1990, the World Bank has noted that the end of extreme poverty is in sight and pledged to cut it down to at most 3% of the world's population by this time.
- The World Health Organization and UNICEF have set a goal for universal access to basic sanitation by 2030.
- The United Nations has made it a goal that Internet access and literacy will be universal by 2030.
- The World Bank has called for all countries to implement universal health care by this time.
- Saudi Vision 2030
- Melbourne 2030
- Egypt Vision 2030
- New petrol and diesel cars will be banned from sale in the UK.
- Masdar City in Abu Dhabi, UAE, is expected to be completed by 2030.
- The 2030 Asian Games are scheduled to be held in Doha.
- ATHENA (Advanced Telescope for High Energy Astrophysics), which is an X-ray observatory, is planned to launch this year.
- NASA plans to deorbit the International Space Station in January of this year, directing any unbroken remnants into the South Pacific Ocean.
- The 2031 Rugby World Cup will be held in the United States.
- 23 July–8 August: The 2032 Summer Olympics is expected to take place in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
- 18 May: at 03:33:20 (UTC), Unix time will equal 2000000000 seconds.
- The planned final phase of the UK's High Speed 2 rail link is scheduled to be completed.
- A Jubilee will be held in the Catholic Church, in this case 2000 years after the traditional year of Jesus' death and resurrection.
- The 2033 Rugby World Cup will be held in the United States.
- As of 2011, Switzerland is scheduled to phase out the last of its nuclear power plants.
- The European Space Agency may launch the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna.
- Transport for London aims for all of its buses to be zero-emission.
- ODINUS may be launched on a mission to explore Uranus and Neptune.
- The 2034 Asian Games are scheduled to be held in Riyadh.
- 8 January: Near-Earth object 2002 AY1 will make a close approach to Earth.
- The US State of California will require all car sales be zero-emission vehicles by this year.
- ITER is expected to achieve full fusion in 2035.
- The Super Mario Bros. 50th Anniversary will be the celebration of the Super Mario video game series.
- On 7 February, the 64-bit timestamps used by NTP, which consist of a 32-bit part for seconds and a 32-bit part for fractional seconds that gives a time scale that rolls over every 232 seconds (136 years) and a theoretical resolution of 2−32 seconds (233 picoseconds), and due to the fact that the NTP uses an epoch of 1 January 1900, will cause the first roll over to occur in this year.
- The United States military's lease on the island of Diego Garcia, part of the British Indian Ocean Territory, will expire if it is not renewed.
- Certain documents relating to Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon's wishes to preserve a monarchy if Germany occupied the UK in World War II are to be released from the Royal Archives.
- The Oxford English Dictionary is expected to publish its completed revised third edition.
- A fourth image of the supernova AT 2016jka is expected to appear around distant galaxy MRG-M0138 due to gravitational lensing.
- 19 January: Any computer systems still measuring time with signed 32-bit Unix time will fail on account of the year 2038 problem.
- 12 April: Documents related to the NSA's PRISM program are to be declassified by the U.S. Government.
- 25 April: Easter will occur on its latest possible date. The last time this occurred was in 1943 and, after 2038, the next time it will occur will be in 2190.
- 26 December: A total solar eclipse will occur in the Southern Hemisphere. It will start in the southern Indian Ocean, will cross Australia and New Zealand and it will end in the southern Pacific Ocean.
- 1 September will mark 100 years since the start of WWII (invasion of Poland).
- On 2 September, the Destroyers-for-bases deal's 99-year rent-free leases to the U.S. by the U.K. will expire.
- On 19 September, a time capsule from K-pop supergroup BTS is set to be opened on the 20th Youth Day celebrations in South Korea.
- SPACE.com Staff (31 August 2011). "Space Agencies Set Roadmap for Manned Mars Mission". Space.com. Retrieved 15 March 2012.
- "Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform". sustainabledevelopment.un.org. Retrieved 6 October 2020.
- Glasgow Climate Pact (PDF). Glasgow: The Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Paris Agreement. p. 3. Archived (PDF) from the original on 15 November 2021. Retrieved 19 November 2021.
- Masood, Ehsan; Tollefson, Jeff (14 November 2021). "'COP26 hasn't solved the problem': scientists react to UN climate deal". Nature. 599 (7885): 355–356. doi:10.1038/d41586-021-03431-4. PMID 34782787. S2CID 244132496. Archived from the original on 15 November 2021. Retrieved 19 November 2021.
- "India pledges net-zero emissions by 2070 — but also wants to expand coal mining". NPR. 3 November 2021. Archived from the original on 14 November 2021. Retrieved 14 November 2021.
- "China's new climate plan falls short of Cop26 global heating goal, experts say". The Guardian. 28 October 2021. Archived from the original on 2 November 2021. Retrieved 2 November 2021.
- "2030 Climate Target Plan". Climate Action – European Commission. 11 September 2020. Retrieved 19 January 2022.
- Mark Tran. "New UN goals call for end to extreme poverty by 2030 | Global development". The Guardian. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- "World Bank chief tells Stanford audience that ending extreme poverty is possible". Stanford University. Retrieved 1 December 2015.
- "How and Why Countries are Changing to Reach Universal Access in Rural Sanitation by 2030 | The Water Blog". Blogs.worldbank.org. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- "IFLA Welcomes the UN 2030 Agenda". Ifla.org. 4 August 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- "United Nations pledges to get everyone online… by 2030". Thergister.co.uk. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- "UN Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 « International Literacy and Reading Blog". Blogs.ifla.org. 10 August 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- "Ban on new petrol and diesel cars in UK from 2030 under PM's green plan". BBC News. 18 November 2020. Retrieved 22 November 2020.
- "Lessons From a City Built Without Light Switches and Water Taps". TakePart. 19 September 2016. Retrieved 23 October 2016.
- Dunbar, Graham (10 June 2021). "Brisbane set to be named 2032 Olympics host next month". Associated Press. Retrieved 10 June 2021.
- Westcott, Richard. "HS2: High-speed rail link 'being seriously considered' – BBC News". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
- "A Catholic Primer on Jubilees for the Upcoming Year of Mercy". Catholic Exchange. 16 November 2015.
- Kanter, James (25 May 2011). "Switzerland Decides on Nuclear Phase-Out". The New York Times. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
- Crane, Leah (21 June 2017). "ESA approves gravitational-wave hunting spacecraft for 2034". New Scientist. Retrieved 15 August 2017.
- Talora, Joe (17 September 2021). "TfL commits to zero-emission buses as Mayor targets carbon-free fleet by 2034". www.standard.co.uk. Retrieved 29 January 2022.
- "Governor Newsom Announces California Will Phase Out Gasoline-Powered Cars & Drastically Reduce Demand for Fossil Fuel in California's Fight Against Climate Change". www.gov.ca.gov. California Government. Retrieved 28 September 2020.
- "Solar power with a difference as ITER nuclear fusion assembly starts". Reuters. 28 July 2020. Retrieved 18 January 2022.
- Stevens, W. Richard; Fenner, Bill; Rudoff, Andrew M. (2004). UNIX Network Programming. Addison-Wesley Professional. pp. 582–. ISBN 978-0-13-141155-5.
- "UN ruling raises questions about future of US mission in Diego Garcia". Stars and Stripes. Retrieved 21 January 2022.
- Rachman, Tom (27 January 2014). "Deadline 2037: the making of the next Oxford English Dictionary". The Irish Times. Retrieved 27 August 2019.
- Nemiroff, R.; Bonnell, J., eds. (2 November 2021). "SN Requiem: A Supernova Seen Three Times So Far". Astronomy Picture of the Day. NASA. Retrieved 2 November 2021.
- "Verizon forced to hand over telephone data – full court ruling". The Guardian. London. 6 June 2013. Retrieved 12 June 2013.
- "BTS' time capsule on display at National Museum of Korean Contemporary History until 2039". news.yahoo.com. Retrieved 12 February 2022.