While replacing coal-fired power plants and reducing oil consumption remain key in transitioning to a sustainable energy policy, those who seek long-term solutions must look beyond natural gas as well.
One would think that members countries from the OEPC in the Persian Gulf who are sitting on a quarter of the world's oil reserves would like to stall the development of clean technologies and thereby the creation of alternatives to oil, right? Nope.
Yesterday, I testified to Congress about global warming, 20 years after I first alerted the public that warming was underway. There are striking similarities between then and now, but one big difference.