The Niskanen Center’s Joseph Majkut writes that conservatives must embrace climate realism.
- The IPCC’s latest climate report clearly states that our climate is changing due in large part to human activity.
- In order to protect our environment and our economy, conservatives must offer up sensible climate solutions.
- Policies that are rooted in economic freedom are best equipped to lower emissions and increase human prosperity.
“Those kinds of initiatives do not require that conservatives adopt the most dire projections regarding greenhouse gas emissions and their effects. They are just the kinds of policies that would be justified even if warming were to proceed in the mid-to moderate part of the ranges that the IPCC projects.”
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