What You Need to Know About the Social Cost of Carbon

by Jason Schwartz | Greenpeace

Scientists and economists have the tools to estimate the cost burning fossil fuels will have on our society due to climate change. The U.S. government even includes those costs in its policymaking.

Here are some useful things to know when hanging out with your climate-denying uncle.

It takes only a little bit of scientific literacy to understand how the weather is different from the climate.

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07/14/2016
by Jason Schwartz | Greenpeace Scientists and economists have the tools to estimate the cost burning fossil fuels will have on our society due to climate change. The U.S. government even includes... read more
dead tree in desert against sand dunes and blue sky
07/14/2016
by Jason Schwartz | Greenpeace Scientists and economists have the tools to estimate the cost burning fossil fuels will have on our society due to climate change. The U.S. government even includes... read more