March 23, 2017

PANEL 2A: FOSSIL FUELS AND HUMAN PROSPERITY 10:45 AM  -  12:00 PM PANEL 2A: FOSSIL FUELS AND HUMAN PROSPERITY Constitution Ballroom A-B

PANEL 2A: FOSSIL FUELS AND HUMAN PROSPERITY

Fossil fuels made possible all three Industrial Revolutions that transformed the world since 1750. Alternative energy sources – such as wind, solar, and biomass – are prohibitively expensive, unreliable, and cannot power the world’s modern economy. Continued responsible use of plentiful and cheap fossil fuels is essential to future human prosperity.