Bhaskar Chakravorti in The Washington Post – “Why I’m optimistic on climate change despite the impossible goals of the Paris talks”
Why I’m optimistic on climate change despite the impossible goals of the Paris talks
Only a few days into the UN climate summit, and it is already time to sing the Paris blues. The path to Paris was, unfortunately, paved with pessimism and imperfect accords: Rio, Kyoto, Copenhagen. In the meantime, carbon dioxide in the air has increased, raising the world’s average temperature by one degree Celsius relative to pre-industrial times.
Read the full op-ed from Dean Chakravorti at The Washington Post