Wish me luck

Tomorrow I’m debating at Intelligence Squared in the company of, amongst others, John Redwood, the brilliant Frances Cairncross, and Nigella Lawson’s dad. The motion is that "Capitalism can save the planet (with carbon trading we can solve the climate change crisis without damaging economic growth)".
Am I for or against? With a motion like that, who cares? Here is a clue.

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