As we face up to the possibility of a winter energy crisis, it is clear that current mitigation policies have been a disastrous mistake.
It doesn’t have to be this way. For decades, governments across the world have only paid lip-service to the idea of simply adapting to the changes that climate change brings. Their stubbornness has been central in bringing us to the current emergency.
This short paper sets out the key reasons why adaptation is the only sensible way to deal with changes in the clmiate, something that mankind has dealt with for millennia. Indeed, as the paper shows, climate changes have even prompted technological breakthroughs that have benefitted humanity.
Click the image to download the report.