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Wishful thinking and tinkering won’t cut it. Nothing short of a mass mobilization for deep de-carbonization across the global economy can avert the looming climate catastrophe.
The new IPCC Report is overly optimistic about global productivity growth and fossil fuel energy use. More dramatic, immediate action is needed
A new report shows an economically viable path to net-zero CO2 emissions in key industries by 2060
A response to economists who doubt our capacity to decarbonize while maintaining robust growth
Market tweaks and incentives won’t save us from climate catastrophe. Only radical policy change will.
Hope for mitigating climate catastrophe may not be lost, but the scale of political change needed is no cause for optimism