"today, therefore the climate conference in the Polish Katowice ends and there is no indication that the participating countries will come away with a package of decisions which can cope uppvärmningsmålet of 1.5 degrees. We are on the way to somewhere between 3.0 and 3.3 degrees by 2100 with the current activity and political promises, including, according to Climate Action Tracker's calculations."
"Would miraculously progress take place in Poland, most countries probably still not to fulfil its obligations when it is clear what needs to be done at home."
"the climate cataclysm is a novelty as all the others, we have learnt that now. The story of humanity's decision to destroy its living conditions is a part of the news feed, but it happens to so many other things also. Brexitbråket, Donald Trumps sandlådevendettor and the crisis of government in Sweden of course.nwhen the parliament in the week hammer through the SD-supported Moderate - and Kristdemokratbudget for future years, it was speed on the klimataktivister and experts. It was not hard to see why: the Parties lowers the tax on diesel for agriculture, forestry and aquaculture, and takes away the debated flygskatten. Among other things."
"It was not only interest groups that reacted. Expressen's bourgeois leader board called the priorities ”strange” and noted that the budget ”means a ambitionssänkning to the and with the compared with the weak climate package which the alliance presented in the election campaign”.nSvensk climate policy is now primarily a concern for the EU, that is where the important decisions are made, but it means, of course, not that individual governments can swear himself free from responsibility."
"It looks the same in most countries. The political powers-that takes further detours around the radical decisions that must be taken to avoid a global ecological disaster. It paralyzed the state emanates from a handy mental model that can be summed up with that right we can not save the world as long as other countries continue to spew out carbon dioxide and försura the seas."
"One of the senkapitalismens hardest balansakter is to deal with the political apathy in the face of the real challenges. What makes the climate crisis will never cease to fascinate is the way it is, possibly for the first time in the history of mankind, really does not exist any comprehensive built-in conflict of interest. Also those who serve on the big carbon dioxide emissions right now – flygbolagsjättarna, kolbolagen, the automotive industry puts the future in the pledge. It should cause any form of humility with the less than that the rulers are alone misantroper in the upper middle age without a family, but with a grotesque operation to destroy the future generations ' living conditions.nHistorien likely to judge the profit-hungry klimatförstörarna hard in just one generation. They will be forced to answer that they were acting in their own interest. nDe klimatförnekande rulers of the world learn go the same fate. They will continue to say that the climate cataclysm is God's or nature's will.nVad the fully enlightened elected politicians who serve the citizens throughout the world's democracies will respond will be interesting to see.n”Yes, but China then” will not hold in the future klimattribunaler."