Is the Controlled Shrinking of Economies a Better Bet to Slow Climate Change Than Unproven Technologies?

Existing plans to limit global warming rely too much on “increasingly unrealistic assumptions” that societies will be able to remove huge amounts of carbon from the atmosphere while simultaneously maintaining incessant economic growth over the next 50 years, according to a May 2021 study in Nature Communications. These strategies appear to be speeding the planet … Continue reading Is the Controlled Shrinking of Economies a Better Bet to Slow Climate Change Than Unproven Technologies?