The longer society waits to address climate change, the more likely climate will change society, according to BP’s chief economist Spencer Dale. The human tendency toward procrastination is just one of the scenarios Dale attempts to model when preparing BP’s Annual Energy Outlook . He even has a keen title for the scenario where humans drag their feet on transitioning to a cleaner future of low-carbon energy: “Delayed and Disorderly.” “The underlying philosophy of Delayed and Disorderly is the belief that the longer you remain on an unsustainable path, the increasing likelihood that […]