The present cost of climate change

The cost of climate change is something that has usually been described as a future cost. Climate change is a slow disease, wearing away existing structures bit by bit but accelerating all the time. Mr Stern’s review explained that climate change will cost us plenty, if we do nothing about it. Nevertheless, we have done nothing about it, having regard to the scale of the problem and the measures that must be taken, and having done nothing about climate change we are now beginning to suffer the costs of climate change. Continue reading