We. Can. Do. This. So, what are we waiting for?
Is it possible for the entire world to convert to renewable energy in just twenty years? New research says it is. A new study published in the journal Energy Policy shows a massive build-out of solar and wind power could provide enough energy to meet worldwide demand.
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Further reading: (Commentary) Why invest in old coal plants? -- The Denver Post
Here's Bruce Nilles, of the Sierra Club, talking about why coal plants are past their prime in Dec. 2009:
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