First cut of the Madrid climate summit

“Meat should not be served at COPs.” — Jo House, IPCC

“We are now at double the emissions allowed by the Paris Agreement — on track for 3 degrees, not 1.5.” — Patricia Espinoza, UNFCCC

“Buying an offset to fly here is absurd. It takes decades for a tree to grow enough to recoup that much carbon dioxide.” — Stephan Singer, CAN International

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Albert Bates

Albert Bates

Emergency Planetary Technician and Climate Science Wonk — using naturopathic remedies to recover the Holocene without geoengineering or ponzinomics.