Colossal fires are now a yearly occurrence in California and Australia and during the last twelve months Northern Europe and Australia were hit by floods of an unprecedented magnitude for these regions. The impact of climate change is increasingly being felt. In the context of a geopolitical chessboard further fractured by recent events, the already daunting US$9.2 tn yearly bill to keep temperature increase under 1.5c looks even more difficult to foot. What if we fail? CLICK ON THE TITLE TO SEE FULL DETAILS & TO BOOK