May
10
2011

Renewable Energy? That's Not News (Here)

I was intrigued to see this headline at the Guardian's website yesterday: Renewable Energy Can Power the World, Says Landmark IPCC Study UN's climate change science body says renewables supply, particularly solar power, can meet global demand This was one of the points Miranda Spencer raised in an excellent piece in the last issue of FAIR's magazine Extra!. Her point was that in the wake of the Fukushima disaster, media rarely brought up renewable energy like solar, wind or geothermal. A respected scientific body like the IPCC is weighing in now–so that's got to be news, right? Sure doesn't seem […]