He's ringing alarm bells that California will roast and starve within the next few weeks. Of course, it wouldn't kill him to actually read some of the research evidence about global warming before he spouts off.
If this man uses false research evidence to shape his energy policies, then of course his policies will be wrong.
Like many public policy makers, he seems to think he won't be held accountable when he damages the American economy.
I say we bet him double or nothing. If he turns out to be right about global warming, we'll pay him twice his salary. If he's wrong, he has to pay his entire salary back.
That'll make him read the research evidence.