Bjorn Lomborg, a credible voice of scepticism towards climate-change policies, appeared on a Fox News/Wall Street Journal show to explain why the climate bill is a hunk of junk.
His reasons: It will only lower global temperatures by .2 per cent, it’s a smorgasbord for political interests, and it didn’t work in Europe.
Instead, he says, there should be an across the board tax of $7 per ton of CO2, and more money should be spent on R&D. If solar panels were cheaper than fossil fuels by 2040, then we wouldn’t need government mandates. Economics would take over.
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