The Debate

Time for a Green New Deal? The argument over energy transition

You've got the slow death of industry, the squeezing of the middle classes, and a population with finite resources available that's still burning through fossil fuels like there's no tomorrow. You need a grand plan... that's what progressive Democrats in Washington claim. We ask if the likes of China and Germany don't already have green New Deals and what Europe as a whole is going to do about it. We also ask about the cost - a cost as big as the plan is grand. How to pay for it?

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Produced by Charles WENTE, Selina SYKES and Ingri BERGO.

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