Elijah Gullett writes in RealClearEnergy about the latest UN climate change report.
- The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’s report makes several arguments for climate optimism.
- The report points out that 18 countries have been able to decouple economic growth and carbon dioxide emissions while global CO2 emissions had a net decline of 5.9 gigatons from 2000 to 2015.
- While the report includes good news, it is not an excuse to slow down efforts to address global climate change; instead it should incentivize global leaders to adopt policies that are rooted in economic freedom.
Read the full article here.