Ever heard that climate action will hurt the economy? What if we don’t do anything about the climate?

Ever heard this claim? “Switching to renewable energy will hurt the economy. We can’t afford it.”

Some media outlets and public officials love to repeat this one and just like with other claims, the absence of supporting facts doesn’t seem to stop them.

Over and over, we hear the claim that we can’t afford to shift to clean energy and address climate change. Here’s the truth: we can’t afford not to.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.climaterealityproject.org

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