We know what we have to do. In Davos, could those with real power start doing it?
… Climate action can’t wait until we have spare cash, or until green technologies are cheap. Neither can sustainable resource management – water, land and key materials are already becoming scarce. Plus, as the WEF reports eloquently argue, investing in these things will strengthen, not weaken our economies.
Kuylenstierna offers four simple ideas to mobilize both business and the private sector:
For starters, stop fighting. … Second, stop blaming consumers. … Third, think longer-term. … Fourth – and this one is for policy-makers – don’t subsidize bad ideas.
Source: RTCC, UK