Al Gore: 100 percent renewable clean energy within 10 years
By Frederick Carle on July 18th, 2008
The green guru has spoken again. Yesterday, former Vice President Al Gore challenged the United-States.
America must commit to producing 100 percent of our electricity from renewable energy and other clean sources within 10 years.
He tried to convince the American population that by making the right choices there will be benefits for the environment, national security, economy and energy bills.
We’re borrowing money from China to buy oil from the Persian Gulf to burn it in ways that destroy the planet. Every bit of that’s got to change.
In the past months he’s been hosting a series of solutions summits with engineers, scientists, CEOs, and financiers. This speech pulled together some of the best thinking from those talks — and highlighted what we each can do to end our dangerous addiction to fossil fuels and solve the climate crisis.
Via: We Can Solve It