Rethinking Our Cities To Tackle Climate Change

We are living in a climate crisis, and the time for action is now.

That was the rather sobering headline that accompanied the publication of the latest report

Written by 278 experts, supported by contributions from another 354, the report runs to 3000 pages and includes 18,000 references.

It is a remarkable achievement of science and collaboration.

The language in the document – and its associated summaries – doesn’t pull any punches.

While reporting on the many achievements to date (e.g. the ever-decreasing costs of solar and wind energy),

There is some light in this report, though, because it specifically focuses on solutions:

The huge range of approaches reflects the fact that the causes of climate change are numerous

it will take a multi-pronged approach. As excited as you might be about specific technologies,