Climate Capitalism


Climate Capitalism
Climate Capitalism  
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Author(s) L. Hunter Lovins
Boyd Cohen
Publisher Hill and Wang
Publication date 2011
Pages 390
ISBN ISBN 9780809034734
OCLC Number 650212547

Climate Capitalism: Capitalism in the Age of Climate Change is a 2011 book by L. Hunter Lovins and Boyd Cohen. It presents positive stories and examples of how profit-seeking companies are helping to save the planet. However, reviewer Gail Whiteman is unconvinced by the argument that naked greed and market forces will drive businesses to cut their greenhouse gas emissions.[1]

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References

  1. ^ Gail Whiteman (12 May 2011, Vol. 473). "Climate economics: Corporate greening falls short". Nature. http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v473/n7346/full/473149a.html. 

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