TITLE

World Can Halt Fossil Fuel Use By 2090

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Chain Reaction;Apr2009, Issue 105, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the report "Energy [r]evolution 2008: A Sustainable Global Energy Outlook." In the report, the European Renewable Energy Council (EREC) and Greenpeace concluded that the world could eliminate fossil fuel use by 2090. It is noted that the elimination of fossil fuel use will save $18 trillion in fuel costs. Based on the study, the renewable energy could supply all energy needs by 2090.
ACCESSION #
40924134

 

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