he even “critiques” the idea of carbon offsets, too. briefly, he questions whether it is wise to purchase carbon offsets when the companies that sell them cannot guarantee that the trees that they plant or the research they will do will actually work/help reduce carbon emissions.
check it out- it’s the best/most well-researched/balanced book I’ve read in ages.]]>
I think it makes the idea of fighting global warming and carbon emissions much more workable, in that it brings big, abstract ideas down to a manageable level. I don’t think it will be long before companies like Terra Pass begin to partner with car companies, airports, etc to provide passes at the point of purchase, much like the levies we pay for airport improvements. It makes it a no-brainer as far as I’m concerned.]]>