15,000 scientists write to say this is our last chance... and offer 13 things we humans can do to stave off even worse climate change. Instead of feeling even more scared, I am cheered... So the secret is nearly out! There will come a point, soon, when people will demand that governments move. And it … Continue reading Unusual business needed
Tomorrow morning at the crack of dawn (by my standards) I am off to the Green Party conference, so as to get there in time for a meeting of the Climate Change Policy working group. We are both united and divided. At five o'clock on Sunday a plenary session of the conference will choose between … Continue reading Setting targets for reducing carbon emissions
Recently we had a 'snap' election in the UK. Prime Minister Theresa May wanted a mandate for a 'hard' exit from the European Union. She was left with egg on her face, and no mandate. But what does 'having a mandate' mean? If you ask someone a question to which they can only reply 'yes' … Continue reading Global warming: a clear mandate needed!