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.
Indur Goklany, Roger Bezdek, Craig Idso (Moderator: Isaac Orr)
PowerPoints as PDFs:
(Draft) Goklany 2A FOSSIL FUELS AND HUMAN PROSPERITY ICCC-12.pptx