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How hard will it really be to stop using oil?

Like many other people, I sometimes fall prey to adopting sweeping generalizations based on sheepishly arbitrary observations. The other day I was having coffee with a friend at a hipster-ish coffee shop, and as we contemplated the world’s problems we noticed that many of the male customers had beards. 528 more words

Industrial Energy

100% Renewable Energy? Here's Why It's Not Happening Anytime Soon

By Earl J. Ritchie, Lecturer, Department of Construction Management

In an earlier post, I established that, with massive effort, it would be possible to generate all electricity and a substantial fraction of transportation energy with renewable fuels. 916 more words

University Of Houston

More than 70% of UK Directors believe a banking crisis in the Euro zone and a breakdown in social cohesion in the UK will impact their organisations negatively in the next 12 months

The July Policy Voice survey addressed the topics of taxation, pay rises, the state of the economy and migrant entrepreneurs. Below are some of the survey highlights: 88 more words

Economy