TITLE

Gore: Climate crisis could attract next generation of engineers

AUTHOR(S)
Deffree, Suzanne
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Electronic News;4/16/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 16, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the link between global climate crisis and engineering crisis discussed by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore in his speech at the Embedded Systems Conference in California on April 14, 2007. He believes that the environmental threat could inspire the next generation of engineers. He suggests power conservation and efficiency as aids to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide emissions. He concluded his speech by turning the climate crisis into a question of moral obligation.
ACCESSION #
24834695

 

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