Bill Gates on energy: Innovating to zero!
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Additional Resources for you to Explore
Here are some links to help with the discussion: 1. Crazy Green Ideas (http://www.nbcnews.com/id/32545685/ns/technology_and_science-future_of_energy/t/green-energy-ideas-so-crazy-they-just-might-work/) 2. 13 Best Energy Ideas (http://www.yesmagazine.org/issues/climate-solutions/13-best-energy-ideas) 3. An Inconvenient Truth (http://vimeo.com/16335777) 4. Global Warming Skeptics (http://www.skepticalscience.com/argument.php) 5. Mapping Renewable Energy from Around the World (http://www.smithsonianmag.com/ideas-innovations/Interactive_Mapping_Renewable_Energy_Around_the_World.html)
Should the very rich (billionaires) be required to contribute money to help these types of problems?
There are so many problems around the world. Should we focus on those before we fix the CO2 problem?