13 Oct 2008

New Scientist hails Green Energy

Great stuff in this week's New Scientist. They've run a special issue on the state of low-carbon energy sources, and conclude that the world already knows everything it needs to know to switch to green energy.

There's tons of facts and figures, but one stands out for me: it would cost each American the price of a daily cup of coffee to pay for their country to switch to mainly renewable energy by 2030 - and doing that would reduce the USA's carbon emissions by 95%.

More here: NewScientist

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