something to thorium), and the double hammer of Peak Oil and Global Warming looming, it troubled me that the world was thus left with only three options:
So do we give up and only educate the public to accept the inevitable? I say no! There will be Peak Oil, maybe not next year, but within a decade or two for sure. Petroleum prices will skyrocket. Global Warming? I think this is serious enough that a severe carbon tax will happen, someday. All the while, let us continue to develop all the renewables, for it will be the wide-ranging assortment of sustainables that will be needed to ameliorate the decline.
Finally, as we found a way to spend a couple of trillion dollars on the Middle East Wars, a similar sum can be identified to accelerate fusion and the Blue Revolution. Do I have any hope that global sanity will soon prevail to maximize progress? No.