Bjorn Lomborg

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23 Sep2022

The Heat Is On: Bjorn Lomborg on the Summer’s Record Heat

Published by Uncommon Knowledge

Climate change is not the extinction-level event it is often characterized as. Still, it is a problem we need to address, focusing on smart, effective solutions. In his latest long-form interview on climate change and climate policy on Uncommon Knowledge (filmed at Stanford University), Lomborg discusses practical ways to lower our carbon footprint and emissions, pointing out why “carbon free by 2050” probably isn’t achievable without massive energy breakthroughs coming from green energy R&D.

20 Sep2022

Bjørn Lomborg om konsekvenserne af global opvarmning: »Det er ikke katastrofalt«

Published by Berlingske

De, der gerne vil male fanden på væggen, bliver ved med at fortælle dig, at enden er nær. Det er fantastisk effektivt til deres pengeindsamling, men omkostningerne for samfundet er tårnhøje – vi tager elendige, dyre politiske beslutninger, og vores unger bliver skræmt fra sans og samling.

15 Sep2022

Drömmen om förnybart slutade i mörker

Published by Svenska Dagbladet

Det paradis som utlovas är ett luftslott av önsketänkande och grönt säljsnack. Det bör världens fattiga inte tvingas nöja sig med, skriver Bjørn Lomborg.

9 Sep2022

Fewer people are dying from natural disasters

Published by FOX News

‘False Alarm’ author Bjorn Lomborg discusses how despite liberal scare tactics, the climate is OK on ‘Jesse Watters Primetime.’

9 Sep2022

Policies Pushing Electric Vehicles Show Why Few People Want One

Published by Wall Street Journal

We constantly hear that electric cars are the future—cleaner, cheaper and better. But if they’re so good, why does California need to ban gasoline-powered cars? Why does the world spend $30 billion a year subsidizing electric ones?

6 Sep2022

Climate gains are ‘inconvenient truth’ — it’s not all bad news about the environment

Published by New York Post

It’s easy to believe that life on Earth is getting ever-worse. The media highlight one catastrophe after another and make terrifying predictions. With a torrent of doom and gloom about climate change and the environment, it’s understandable why many people — especially the young — genuinely believe the world is about to end.

5 Sep2022

How to Make the World a Better Place | Bjørn Lomborg and Ralph Schoellhammer | #285

Published by You Tube - Jordan B Peterson's channel

Climate-alarmist politicians and the “intellectual elite” prioritize a vague plan for saving earth over the lives of struggling people all over the world. Governments are being forced to press their citizens, straining already fragile economic and agricultural systems, in order to appease a green utopian vision. Bjørn Lomborg and Ralph Schoellhammer sit down with Jordan B Peterson to discuss the faults in this plan, and the people who are suffering because of it.

4 Sep2022

Combustibles fósiles: la hipocresía de los países ricos niega el desarrollo a los más pobres

Published by Libre Mercado

La hipocresía del mundo rico con respecto a los combustibles fósiles se pone de manifiesto en su respuesta a la crisis energética mundial tras la invasión rusa a Ucrania. Mientras los países ricos del G7 exhortan a los pobres del mundo a utilizar sólo energías renovables por motivos climáticos, Europa y Estados Unidos piden a las naciones árabes que aumenten la producción de petróleo. Alemania está reabriendo centrales energéticas de carbón, mientras que España e Italia están aumentando la producción de gas de África.

31 Aug2022

Rikas maailm käitub fossiilkütuste suhtes silmakirjalikult

Published by Postimees

Rikka maailma vastuses ülemaailmsele energiakriisile pärast Venemaa sissetungi Ukrainasse on selgelt näha silmakirjalikkust fossiilkütuste suhtes. Kui jõukad G7 riigid manitsevad maailma vaeseid kasutama kliimaprobleemide tõttu ainult taastuvenergiat, anuvad Euroopa ja USA Araabia riikidelt naftatootmise laiendamist, kirjutab Copenhagen Consensuse president Bjorn Lomborg.

31 Aug2022

Elite disconnects on climate and prices could lead to chaos

Published by Financial Post

The disconnect between the global elite and the real world is growing by the day. Most people are worn down by the pandemic, food and energy price hikes and general inflation, and worried about recession. Yet the chattering classes are jetting into conferences at Davos or Aspen to declare that our biggest and most immediate threats are climate change, environmental disasters and biodiversity loss.