Posts about Moral Hazard

July 15, 2015

The Paris Climate-Change Spectacular

by Neth Daño and Pat Mooney (Project Syndicate) OTTAWA – The United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris in December will feature all the tightly choreographed production values of a Hollywood... View Article

June 5, 2015

Recklessly playing God with the planet

A government-sponsored scientific panel called for more research on geoengineering — here’s why we shouldn’t even consider it by Shannon Hall (ScienceLine) Geoengineering — that wild and grandiose idea that... View Article

February 12, 2015

The Risks of Climate Engineering

by Clive Hamilton (New York Times) The Republican Party has long resisted action on climate change, but now that much of the electorate wants something done, it needs to find a... View Article

February 10, 2015

Plan B? What Happened to Plan A?

Why we shouldn’t fund geoengineering experimentation, and what we still need to learn about the climate by Pat Mooney (ETC Group) The US National Academy of Sciences has released two reports... View Article

January 24, 2015

Is geoengineering research going outdoors?

by Blaž Gasparini and Prof. Ulrike Lohmann Geoengineering research has so far been confined to modelling and laboratory studies. Serious research outside of these limits has been a taboo because... View Article