Daily Postings from the 2015 UN Climate Conference
Saturday, December 12, 2015
Thursday, December 10, 2015
I’ve only been here for a few days, but I’m already feeling a certain fondness for the working class neighborhood on Av. Jean Jaurès, where my budget hotel is located. Parisians have something of a reputation for snobbery, but that hasn’t been my experience. In fact, they seem to be some of the most polite and friendliest people I’ve ever...
Sunday, December 6, 2015
I’m sitting on a half-empty flight to Paris for COP21. After purchasing some carbon offsets on my long layover in Newark, I spent time reading through recent New York Times articles and various twitter feeds to get myself up to speed. It felt as though I had been hit by a swirling mass of contradictory observations and opinions, but I wasn’t expecting anything...