ladies and gentlemen.
allows us to flourish, in numbers, and with living standards unimaginable to
advantage is mastery of energy. We
started on this path with agriculture. We co-opted animals to work for
us. Then we discovered the steam engine and fossil fuels. Our productivity –
and numbers - increased many fold.
greenhouse gases from fossil fuels will affect climate and constrain
presentation focuses on managing
greenhouse gases. It seems the key to GHG management will be to use
even more energy.