Posts Tagged ‘TED’
Posted in Movements by Kate Archdeacon on August 7th, 2009
Source: PostCarbon Institute
From the TED blog report:
Hopkins says that our degree of oil dependency is our degree of vulnerability. We will not have oil forever. For every five barrels we consume, we only gather one. There are 98 oil producing nations but 65 have already passed their peak. “Is our brilliance and creativity going to evaporate?” he asks. The answer he gives is no, but he says that our options have to be realistic and mentions that climate change scientist have an increasingly terrified look in their eyes.