13 May '11, 6pm

UN Report finds 80% Renewable Energy Possible by 2050 #energy #green #environment #right2breathe

IPPC report offers hopeful vision of one possible future What can be done about our dismal energy future? Every day, headlines scream about the price of oil, the climate disruption caused by coal, the dangers of natural gas “fracking,” and uncontrollable nuclear accidents. Is another future even possible, or are we stuck in a permanent crisis? On May 9, 2011, the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation authored by more than 120 scientists, technologists, and economists who dug deeply into this question. The report finds that renewables could generate 80 percent of the world’s energy by 2050, if we just put our minds, money and political will to the task. “With consistent climate and energy policy support, renewable energy sources can contribute substantially to human well...

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