Climate change changes our planet daily.
Microsoft founder bill gates believes that in coming decades the planet will have a major crisis that will be much worse pandemic coronavirus. In his blog, the GatesNotes, he wrote that the planet will face catastrophic troubles caused by climate change, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“If you want to understand what the damage will cause climate change, look at COVID-19 and spread the suffering over a much longer period of time. The loss of life and economic hardship caused by this pandemic is what will happen regularly if we can eliminate carbon emissions in the world,” said American billionaire.
According to gates, in the coming decades, mortality from increased temperatures on Earth will be the same as now from the coronavirus — 14 per 100,000 population. And 2 100 year the figure will be five times more.
To avoid such consequences, according to gates, aim to fight climate change the power of science in various industries. Solutions need to work in poor countries. And to start this fight now, based on lessons learnt from pandemic coronavirus — that is to act as unitedly and with the same voltage as the country you are doing it against the pandemic.
The billionaire said that humanity has no time and need to act now as for the creation and implementation of developments in the field of clean energy will take decades.