100% NEW ENERGY FOR THE WORLD?
100% renewable energy is only a matter of political will
Anna, March 11, 2014 (100% Renewables)
"Three years after the Fukushima/Daiichi nuclear disaster, the Global100RE Ambassadors [Bill McKibben, David Suzuki, Hans-Josef Fell, Jeremy Leggett, and Ulrich Kelber] are highlighting the need to refrain from using hazardous nuclear and fossil energy sources and instead shift towards 100% renewable energy…[They are calling] on policy makers around the world to take action as transitioning towards fossil-free societies is a matter of political will…If human beings are to preserve modernity and planetary habitability, we must soon shift to 100% renewable energy in all sectors. The burning of fossil fuels is the main reason behind a 40% increase in CO2 concentrations since the industrial revolution (IPCC 2013)…[A] sustainable and efficient energy system is the prerequisite for achieving the internationally agreed upon climate protection target…The good news is solutions exist…” click here for more