This is what #ClimateEmergency looks like. We need a price on carbon, no more fossil fuels & real emissions targets now.
“It’s as simple as this: divestment works.” @NYCMayor is one of 12 mayors committing to divest from fossil fuels and invest in a green and just COVID-19 recovery.
2/ Well, first of all, what is a carbon tax and where did the idea come from? Fossil fuels have really bad impacts on the environment, and human health. In economist-speak, they create a "negative externality."
China’s “installation of renewable energy stands at 30 percent of the world total,” China’s foreign ministry said. But experts say the picture is more nuanced, with massive investments continuing at home and overseas in coal and other fossil fuels. | @AFP
With or without the support of Trump and the fossil fuel industry we must transition rapidly away from fossil fuels to renewable energy.
DEMS: Our planet is dying. Ban beef. Ban coal. Ban fossil fuels. Ban CO2 emissions. Ban carbon. ALSO DEMS: Let’s cook 15,034,971 pounds of cow over burning coals pumping unnecessary CO2 into the atmosphere *giggles* What hypocrites.