Energy + Climate = Disaster

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Stefan Rahmstorf says our emissions must go down 100% in 20 years to stay under 2 C.

James Hansen says 2 C = DISASTER

Kevin Anderson says we have a 5% chance of success for staying below 2 C.

We have a 95% chance of failing to stay below the disaster zone.

Energy Prospects

UC Davis Peer Reviewed Study: It Will Take 131 Years to Replace Oil with Alternatives (Malyshkina, 2010)

At this rate, it’s going to take nearly 400 years to transform the energy system

University of Chicago Peer Reviewed Study: predicts world economy unlikely to stop relying on fossil fuels (Covert, 2016)

Solar and Wind produced less than one percent of total world energy in 2016 – IEA WEO 2017

Fossil Fuel Share of Global Energy since 1990 – BP 2017

Renewable energy ‘simply won’t work’: Top Google engineers

Top scientists show why powering US using 100 percent renewable energy is a delusional fantasy

IEA Sees No Peak Oil Demand ‘Any Time Soon’

The Curse of Energy Efficiency

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