Our Efforts to Moderate Extreme Weather Are Fueling a Climate Change ‘Feedback Loop’

A record-smashing heat wave isn’t just a symptom of climate change–in a way, it’s also contributing to it. Efforts to moderate extreme weather–blasting air conditioning or cranking up the heat–in 2018 were one of the major factors behind surging global energy demand, particularly in the U.S., the International Energy Agency said in a report published […]