Saturday, June 24, 2017
  1. We’ll Always Need Paris

    Adair Turner

    We’ll Always Need Paris

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     offers three reasons why technology alone can't bring about a low-carbon economy.

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    Faced with rapid cost reductions for clean electricity generation, some commentators suggest that we no longer need the Paris agreement or other policy interventions, because technology alone can solve all problems. But that is a utopian delusion, for three reasons. READ MORE
  2. Pakistan’s Persistent Energy Crisis

    Nadeem ul Haque
  3. Paris is Not the Solution

    Bjørn Lomborg
  4. The Rise of the Food Barons

    Christine Chemnitz

    The Rise of the Food Barons

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     warns that just a few companies will soon dominate agriculture and related sectors worldwide.

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    A future in which agricultural production is digitized bodes well for some of the world’s largest companies, but it would leave many of the problems associated with industrialized agriculture unsolved. As agrochemical and agrotechnical firms amass more market power, farmers and workers will lose out. READ MORE
  5. Trump’s Climate-Change Sociopathy

    Jeffrey D. Sachs
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