Feeling the Heat: The Big Ideas on Climate
The global sea level is rising at an unprecedented rate, the Earth’s surface temperature is alarmingly high, and shrinking ice sheets are the new norm. In short, the vital signs of our planet are falling. With the historic Paris Agreement, nearly 200 countries pledged to curb greenhouse gas emissions and tame the global thermometer. Now that the United States is pulling out of the accord, will business leaders, along with mayors and governors, be the ones to enact the swift, game-changing measures scientists are calling for? What’s working in the march toward a clean, affordable, global energy system? What technologies will disrupt the course of global warming, and who are the industry leaders? Finally, which policies could level the playing field and harken a clean energy revolution?