Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal is not going over well at one of the year’s biggest energy gatherings

Energy thought leaders are largely dismissing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal as unrealistic and politically divisive at the CERAWeek by IHS Markit conference.

Climate talks at CERAWeek have largely focused on the kind of bottom-up, market-oriented solutions that Ocasio-Cortez dismisses as too conservative.

The industry is highlighting its progress reducing its carbon footprint, but the International Energy Agency says companies need to do far more.


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