Blog: The scale of the energy problem
Dave Leggett | 8 October 2008
I cannot vouch for the validity of the numbers that this physicist has come up with concerning the energy problems we face and how we set about quantifying and examining options, but they do provide an interesting basis for discussion. It's a part of the broader picture in which transportation sits as one element.
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