Table of Contents

1. Global Warming is Happening

Economic growth and global warming
Global warming must be stopped

2. No Easy Solution

No, clean energies can’t easily replace fossil fuels
No, borrowing can’t bankroll it all
No, taxing the rich isn’t the panacea
No, corporations can’t bear the cost alone (only a bit)
No, rich and poor consumers can’t pay energy bills alike
No, frugality isn’t the solution

3. Governments Nudging Timidly the Economy

Subsidies mired in the arbitrary
Carbon-pricing punishing some more than others
COP21 pushing markets to kick in

4. A New Parallel Economy?

A parallel economy outside the regular accounting?
Time for a monetary update?