Blog Archive — October 2015

Back to the Future

Remember that day in October 1985 when Marty McFly blasted off into the future in his garbage-fed flying DeLorean? That future was, well, our recent past: October 21, 2015. John Rogers, senior energy analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists, has recorded a few of the technology milestones that have actually occurred in this 30-year period. See his blog, "The Equation."

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Harness the Sun review by Amory Lovins (Science mag.)

Harness the Sun was reviewed in this week's issue of Science by none other than Amory Lovins, who has been a leader in challenging conventional approaches to energy production and use for more than four decades.  I'm honored that this enduring force for energy sanity took a close and favorable look at my own exploration of solar power's role in building a more sustainable energy future.

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