Interesting that this would be a proposal to the US Senate but not surprising since the UN needs to make human-caused climate change real in order to justify their goal of global carbon taxes.
Meanwhile in Davos…
Gore and Calderon presented a report from the Global Commission on the Economy & Climate (GCEC) and argued that fighting global warming will require making cities more compact and wholly reliant on public transit. This is the only way to make sure urban areas don’t contribute to global warming, the two politicians argued.
Calderon and Gore argued that if $90 trillion is going to be spent in the coming decades upgrading cities around the world, that it should be spent on making cities more climate friendly.
“The mistake we made in Mexico was to let cities develop however they want, and it’s a mess,” Calderon told Business Insider.