Optimism comes either from weak thinking, .....or from a serious understanding of the difficulties to be overcome.
The critical issue for acceptance of strong anti-global warming strategies and rethinking energy is people. Their fear is of losing income. Any plan which does not provide a believable and actionable plan for how people survive the transition - food, water, provide for family,- shelter - will not move the needle. This will require rethinking … Continue reading 1630. Paris and the UN Climate conference. Income key problem.