Mike Bloomberg and Carl Pope appear on CBS This Morning to disucss climate change, clean energy
APR. 24, 2017
A new CBS poll shows a majority of Americans have a pessimistic outlook for the environment, with 57 percent believing it will be worse for the next generation. A new book by Mike Bloomberg and former Sierra Club Executive Director Carl Pope offers a more optimistic view. It's called "Climate of Hope: How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet." They joined "CBS This Morning" with more.
View the full segment on CBSNews.com
U.N. Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Cities and Climate Change and President of the Board of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group.
IN MIKE'S WORDS
There are so many facets to climate change that make it difficult to address, but you don’t give up just because it’s difficult. You work harder.
70% of the world's greenhouse gas emissions come from cities.
Cities also present the greatest opportunities for protecting the environment. Mayors around the world are rising to the challenge.