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4 Nov2021

COP26: una cumbre ante el desafío de las promesas incumplidas

Published by Milenio

De cara a la Cumbre del Clima de la ONU en Glasgow (COP26), los líderes mundiales vuelven a hablar de objetivos ambiciosos para la reducción del carbono. El presidente de los Estados Unidos, Joe Biden, por ejemplo, ha fijado el objetivo de crear "un sector energético libre de contaminación por carbono para 2035 y una economía de emisiones netas cero a más tardar en 2050".

3 Nov2021

Bjorn Lomborg: 'Young people are terrified of climate change but this is not the end of the world'

Published by talkRADIO

Campaigners have warned that net zero pledges made at COP26 are "doomed to fail" without regulation. But environmentalist Bjorn Lomborg tells Julia Hartley Brewer: "Young people are terrified but It's important to tell them there is less chance of them dying. This is not the end of the world." He also warns that world leaders at COP26 are trying to "force" net zero targets that will be "incredibly costly and politically impossible."

2 Nov2021

Björn Lomborg: Ny billig grön energi är det enda som kan rädda klimatet

Published by Kristianstadsbladet

Världsledarna som nu träffas på COP26 i Glasgow måste investera mycket mer resurser på forskning och utveckling.

2 Nov2021

Cop26. Basta con le promesse campate in aria, investite in ricerca sull’energia pulita

Published by Tempi

Scommettere sull’innovazione è la sola via percorribile perché la conferenza di Glasgow non sia l’ennesimo inutile vertice sul clima pieno di impegni che nessuno manterrà

2 Nov2021

World leaders push doomsday rhetoric around climate change

Published by America's Newsroom

Bjorn Lomborg interview with Sandra Smith on America's Newsroom. Bjorn Lomborg, president of the Copenhagen Consensus Center, emphasizes the need for smart, not fear-driven solutions to address climate change.

1 Nov2021

G20 leaders reach climate agreement, set carbon neutral goal for 'around mid-century’

Published by Fox News Channel

Lomborg also discussed the cost of carbon neutrality on the Fox News Channel.

1 Nov2021

Björn Lomborg: kliimavõitluse mõju on olnud olematu

Published by Postimees

Meil on vaja palju tugevamat fookust rohelise energia uuringutele. Kui maailm suudaks uuendada rohelist energiat nii, et see muutuks fossiilkütustest odavamaks, lahendaks me globaalse soojenemise, kirjutab mõttekoja Copenhagen Consensus president ja Stanfordi Ülikooli Hooveri instituudi külalisteadlane Björn Lomborg.

1 Nov2021

Bjorn Lomborg - Adam Carolla Show 11/1/21

Published by Adam Carolla Show

Author Bjorn Lomborg returns to the show to talk about the current state of Sweden’s COVID tactics and the media’s response. The two also chat about world leaders failing to attack climate change issues. Additionally, they go over various energy options including nuclear, wind, and solar. Lastly, Adam asks if Bjorn has noticed a shift in the way society has accepted his thoughts on these issues.

29 Oct2021

The great ecological delusion: Costly heat pumps that barely work, electric cars recharged by diesel generators... but what if the cash spent on flawed schemes went on new green tech that REALLY worked?

Published by Daily Mail

Today, 120 world leaders and 30,000 delegates will start arriving in Glasgow for the Cop26 climate change conference. Watching from afar will be Bjorn Lomborg, the former Greenpeace activist who, in his acclaimed 2001 book The Skeptical Environmentalist, concluded that the costly measures being dreamed up by politicians, scientists and businessmen have proved next to useless. Here, he explains why little has changed.

27 Oct2021

Funding green research is the most effective way to tackle climate change

Published by The Globe and Mail

In their bids to showcase climate leadership ahead of the approaching United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26), world leaders are once again talking of ambitious carbon reduction targets. U.S. President Joe Biden, for example, has set the goal of creating “a carbon pollution-free power sector by 2035 and net zero emissions economy by no later than 2050.” Most rich countries’ governments have formulated similar ambitions.