Listen now (74 mins) | Yascha Mounk and Ian Bremmer discuss AI, Ukraine, climate change, and how to distinguish between friends and professional acquaintances.
China is building ever more coal fired generation, using the only fuel which carries modest strategic vulnerability. How can Bremmer say China is competing to lower carbon emissions as opposed to merely try to establish a stranglehold over our transition technology and supply chain???
Mebbe it's just me. And it's somewhat premature since I haven't read the book.
I can't find myself taking him seriously when he doesn't mention nuclear. Renewables to save the day, on their own? Pffft.
I checked the historical record and climate has been changing forever.
And interesting... in the last decade the number of people recorded of dying from cold is 600 times greater than is the number of people recorded as dying from heat.