Low fossil fuel prices and the Environmental cost

Low fossil fuel prices and the Environmental cost

I am happy to pay less for petrol when I fill the car or scooter but I am worried for renewable energy sources and how this will affect their adoption. After listening to David Hone I see the debate from a different perspective. I want oil prices to stay high so that clean energy alternatives are used.

What we save on fuel now will cost us ten years down the line when global temperatures increase and climate refugee numbers increase.

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In the long term the countries that arguing to be allowed to pollute in order to expand their economies are the ones that are going to be penalised most as environmental systems react to an increase in global temperatures.

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