CAUSE & EFFECT
There is an assumption that climate policy will spread but now seems not to be so
That demand for energy from will rebound after the lockdowns ends.
Climate alarm said to cause nothing but anxiety and bad policies.
Movements toward climate control makes energy more costly;
Drop in renewable electricity output from a lack of wind in Europe
Increasingly makes climate policies more costly.
Pursing Net Zero said to keep energy cost high
Limiting access to fossil fuel will accelerate drive to alternatives.
SOME POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS
Pushing people toward greener alternative makes energy more costly.
Only politically viable solution is ramping up research & development.
Investment in nuclear and nuclear fusion, solar, wind, batteries & biofuels.
PEOPLE MAKING THIS HAPPEN:
Bjorn Lomborg [See Book]
Arguing we can do better with smarter solutions to energy management. .
Wall Street Journal
Op Ed -“Today Soaring Energy Prices are Only the Beginning” – https://www.wsj.com/articles/soaring-energy-prices-only-the-beginning-climate-change-net-zero-renewable-wind-electricity-11641417084
See his Book –“False Alarm