The taxonomy is a complex tool. We who will work with it need to read every line and to discuss it with peers to find a common understanding that we in some instances may find challenged by others (at the time of writing, the final version has not been published in all its parts). However, I disagree with those who claim that the EU Commission has failed us. It has by and large delivered the best possible answer – political and science-based in equal measures – to what sustainability looks like in the climate dimension. I don’t even bother to disagree with those who are against the whole concept of the taxonomy – it is here, whether we like it or not, and those who adapt the best, win….