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World Will Use 56 Percent More Energy By 2040


Environment  (tags: research, energy, environment, ecosystems, pollution, protection, humans, government, green, greenhousegases, Sustainabililty, climate-change, climatechange )

Cal
- 390 days ago - csmonitor.com
Developing countries are driving the consumption of inexpensive fossil fuels, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Government intervention and international exchanges of low-carbon technology could help mitigate the effects of climate ch



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Natasha Salgado (518)
Friday July 26, 2013, 7:03 am
Wouldn't it be something if mankind was no more by then...thanks
 

Dave C. (213)
Friday July 26, 2013, 8:22 am
if we don't do something Natasha maybe right...there may not be any more humanity like we know it......however, my hope is that we will harvest all the solar we can....enough energy hits earth every 40 minutes to power the entire world every day......
 

Carol D. (108)
Friday July 26, 2013, 11:13 am
well if they do not start using something else instead of fossil fuels by then the planet will be dying off even quicker


noted
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Friday July 26, 2013, 4:16 pm
Noted. Thanks.
 

pam w. (191)
Friday July 26, 2013, 6:13 pm
The next war will be fought over water and energy. Wait & see.
 

Jason S. (57)
Friday July 26, 2013, 7:16 pm
Very simple just stop using so must energy and we all going have share everything in is world. Good posting, thanks
 

Chelsie H. (19)
Friday July 26, 2013, 8:01 pm
Noted; thanks for sharing.
 

Edo R. (71)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 1:21 am
Thanks for sharing!
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 2:41 am
More people = More power
 

Ben Oscarsito (352)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 4:03 am
I say; -Solar/Wind/Wave/Tidal/Geothermal Energy...WHAT are we waiting for...???
 

Ben Oscarsito (352)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 4:05 am
But, I'm afraid Kurt Vonnegut will be right:
"Dear future generations, please accept our apologies; -We were rolling drunk on oil!"
 

John Gregoire (254)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 6:09 am
The best present we could give future generations Ben is to cut the size of the earth's population now. Unfortunately, population and demand for goodies is the base culprit.
 

John Gregoire (254)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 6:10 am
I don't know about folks in your area but we have enough hot air in the White House (when he's ever home) and Congress to provide wind power for the entire continent.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 7:58 am
Scalar wave energy could solve this within two to five years.
 

Suzanne B. (246)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 9:02 am
thanks for sharing!
 

Ingo Schreiner (8)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 10:29 am
wow
 

Micheael Kirkbym (85)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 1:04 pm
Hopefully we will be onto scalar wave energy by then.
 

Maria S. (102)
Saturday July 27, 2013, 4:15 pm
There are so many alternatives. Like solar, wind & waves. What is the world waiting for???
Thanks for posting.
 

GGmaSheila D. (153)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 8:49 pm
Anyone know of a good mountain we could move to and live off land...if uncontaminated?? An island's not very good if oceans are rising. Preferably no where near China's pollution...no offense meant to any Chinese people.
 

iveta cer (71)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 10:10 pm
Noted , thanks
 
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