The title of this Copenhagen retrospective at Economist.com says it all, although many would disagree with the judgement. The accord sets no targets, and requires no action from anyone. It’s not clear if more talks will flesh it out. The process was ‘fractious and unproductive’ but it did produce a deal, however minimal.
ClimateYou.org Senior Editor George Ropes discussed his own evolution in learning about and formulating views on climate change, his thoughts on COP26 in Glasgow happening now, and global warming going forward. Abby Luby, ClimateYou Editor was the interviewer. This interview has been edited for publication purposes. AL: When