Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (June 28, 2010)
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Confronting weather swap is now understood as an issue of 'decarbonising' the worldwide economic system: finishing our dependence on carbon-based fossil fuels. This ebook explores no matter if this sort of transformation is underway, the way it should be sped up, and the complicated politics of this technique. Given the dominance of worldwide capitalism and free-market ideologies, decarbonisation relies on growing carbon markets and fascinating strong actors on the earth of industrial and finance. weather Capitalism assesses the large political dilemmas this poses, and the necessity to problem the entrenched strength of many organisations, the tradition of power use, and international inequalities in strength intake. weather Capitalism is key analyzing for somebody desirous to larger comprehend the problem we are facing. it is going to additionally tell a variety of pupil classes in environmental reviews, improvement reports, diplomacy, and company programmes.