Stanford engineers published a proposal showing how New York State — not windy like the Great Plains, nor sunny like Arizona — could easily produce the power it needs from wind, solar and water power by 2030. In fact there was so much potential power, the researchers found, that renewable power could also fuel our cars…. Read more »
At the 2012 Nantucket Project ideas festival, Mark Ruffalo took the stage along with professor Mark Jacobson and banker Marco Krapels – his partners in a campaign to make the cultural and economic case for ending our dependence on fossil fuels and switching to alternative energy sources like wind and solar. See the full presentation here.
21st century problems create strange bedfellows. Actor Mark Ruffalo (The Hulk, Shutter Island, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) was minding his own career and family when a series of coincidences led to his becoming a passionate activist for renewable energy. At this year’s Nantucket Project ideas festival, Ruffalo took the stage along with professor Mark Jacobson and… Read more »
Mark A. Ruffalo, Marco Krapels and Mark Z. Jacobson: give a presentation at Google: How to Power the World with Wind, Water and Sunlight. See the complete video on YouTube.