Everything You Know About Energy in the US might be Wrong, On World Environment Day
The energy landscape changes so fast, even experts have trouble keeping up. Prices for renewable power are plummeting, technologies for storage are becoming more cost-effective and what's competitive today isn't what was competitive five years ago -shifts that will only increase in the coming years.
"Air pollution" is the theme as we observe the 45th World Environment Day on Wednesday. Carbon pollution caused by burning fossil fuels is a major contributor to the greenhouse gases causing global warming. To stop the process, we need to stop burning fossil fuels.