"Without carbon capture and sequestration, we are all toast."
Jiang Lin, a scientist with the China Sustainable Energy Program with Lawrence Berkeley Lab, issued that gloomy proclamation earlier this week, and it's a fitting description of the current world situation when it comes to global warming. To make it worse, I asked Lin about how the world is responding to the challenge. Not well.
"We haven't invested in deep research or spent much money in testing out the scenarios," he said. "There are a lot of uncertainties."
Still, it's not over … Read more