Bjorn Lomborg

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19 Jun2022

Fossil-fuel price spikes are causing pain but little climate payoff

Published by New York Post

For three decades, climate campaigners have fought to make fossil fuels so expensive that people would be forced to abandon them. Their dream is becoming reality: Energy prices are spiraling out of control and will soon get even worse. Yet we are no closer to solving climate change.

17 Jun2022

India way ahead of any income group country in reaching Sustainable Development Goals. Here's a look

Published by The Economic Times

The Covid-19 pandemic has whittled away two years of economic development. It has also made it difficult for countries worldwide to adhere to 2030 Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets. The world pledged to, among other things, end extreme poverty, ensure universal healthcare and provide education for all children by 2030.

6 Jun2022

Finding the best policies for the Philippines

Published by Inquirer

Despite having a substantial public budget, the Philippines does not have enough funds to do everything its citizens would like. It, therefore, has to prioritize among many worthy opportunities. In every country, the main role of the government is to prioritize policy options and investments. Hopefully, these policies will deliver the greatest benefit for each peso spent. These could well be effective investments in health such as rotavirus vaccinations, or in education such as structured teacher plans.

18 May2022

This is how tiny investments in health can generate vast results

Published by Nation

Despite having a substantial public budget, Kenya does not have enough funds to do everything its citizens would like. In that respect, Kenya is no different from any other country, rich or poor: It has to prioritise between many worthy opportunities.

13 Apr2022

Den globale elites besættelse af klimaændring går ud over de mange andre problemer, planeten står overfor

Published by Berlingske

Det ville være en overdrivelse at sige, at mens virkelige trusler samlede sig i horisonten, sad den rige verden og rodede med solpaneler og nedlagde forbud mod plastiksugerør. Men kun en mindre overdrivelse.

29 Mar2022

Be Afraid of Nuclear War, Not Climate Change

Published by Wall Street Journal

Weeks before thermobaric rockets rained down on Ukraine, the chattering classes at the World Economic Forum declared “climate action failure” the biggest global risk for the coming decade. On the eve of war, U.S. climate envoy John Kerry fretted about the “massive emissions consequences” of Russian invasion and worried that the world might forget about the risks of climate change if fighting broke out. Amid the conflict and the many other challenges facing the globe right now, like inflation and food price hikes, the global elite has an unhealthy obsession with climate change.

22 Mar2022

Euroopa võimalused energia-sõltuvuse lõpetamiseks

Published by Postimees

Maailm kulutab iga päev Vene­maa fossiilkütustele üle miljardi dollari. Nagu Ukraina välisminister Dmõtro ​Kuleba Twitteris säutsus, makstakse sellesama rahaga nüüd kinni Ukraina meeste, naiste ja laste mõrvad. Me peame selle sõltuvuse lõpetama.

20 Mar2022

Independência energética contra Putin

Published by O Globo

A invasão devastadora da Ucrânia pela Rússia tem atraído a atenção do mundo. Embora o foco, com razão, seja o sofrimento humano, a crise tem reforçado a necessidade de eliminar a dependência do petróleo e do gás russos

18 Mar2022

How the energy crisis can be solved

Published by FOX News

Lomborg also discussed reducing our reliance on Russian oil and gas in multiple interviews

15 Mar2022

Bjorn Lomborg: US needs to start fracking for energy independence

Published by Fox and Friends

Lomborg also discussed reducing our reliance on Russian oil and gas in multiple interviews.