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Book review: Ending fossil fuels: why net zero is not enough by Holly Jean Buck

Chen, Sibo (2021) Book review: Ending fossil fuels: why net zero is not enough by Holly Jean Buck. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (31 Oct 2021). Blog Entry.

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In Ending Fossil Fuels: Why Net Zero is Not Enough, Holly Jean Buck argues that the framework of net zero and its concentration on emissions diverts public and policy attention from the fundamental task of ending the use of fossil fuels to ensure effective and lasting climate change mitigation. Reviewing the book ahead of the start of COP26, Sibo Chen recommends this thought-provoking analysis of the barriers to decarbonisation to anyone concerned about the looming climate catastrophe. Ending Fossil Fuels: Why Net Zero is Not Enough. Holly Jean Buck. Verso. 2021.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 10 Dec 2021 14:18
Last Modified: 10 Dec 2021 14:18
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/112900

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