On its current trajectory, this planet is bust. It is no longer a going concern. It is environmentally insolvent.
The forests are returning, agricultural land is returning to wilderness. London’s air – this being true of near everywhere in the rich world – is cleaner than it has been in 700 years. The rivers again have salmon in them.
We’ve turned that corner in the Kuznets Curve. The lust for a grant will turn an eye oblivious to that though, eh?