could we replace schools old history curricula starting with the ace curriculum- if media let alone schools are to sustain humabs the how do the borders of america ( eg usa's 2!) china (about 20) europe (very complex as all bad idea of white empires - eg slavemaking, genocidal militaries, opium as a currency began in this old world's conflict between the med sea and the north sea and 1500's race to take over the new world's space and then...)

how to go beyond 20th C world wars caused by carbon-extracting industrial revolution; EWTP SME free trade
breaking june 2017- california joins beijings BELT world as does Japan- bloomberg commits inner city mayors and business to paris climate accord

biolight ... ecovent
back on earth 60s moon race caused china to come out from great wall and start belt road mapping death of distance's world trade routes- quiz how's your place's location related to Belt Road 0-10 OWR: underwater power source that has up to 130 times the energy density of Li-ion batteries why doesnt every city adopt mit year round student e-celebrations Village Infrastructure Angels

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Richardson, Boston 2 March 2013 demanded a rapid retreat from fossil fuels. “One hundred and forty-five countries are making renewable energy the centerpiece of their policies,” he said. “How do we move from a static energy policy and reliance on fossil fuels to sustainable, renewable clean energy?”

History shows new sources of energy are one of two innovations that explain widespread human progress- Norman Macrae, The Economist

Brookings 14 December : Ours is the first generation to know about climate change and the last with a chance to resolve it. Moreover, China's decision-makers are determined to help their peoples and worldwide youth lead the way on this

Extract from The Economist Intelligence Unit, Gregor Macdonald

It is almost certainly the case that humanity has entered a third, historic energy transition. The first two, from wood to coal in the 18th century and then coal to oil in the 20th century, in retrospect seem obvious in their outcomes. But no such benefit of hindsight exists today as economies--western in particular--struggle with the end of cheap oil. Left to cast about for the next primary energy source, energy futurists have probed everything from algae to thorium as industrialism limps slowly away from fossil fuels. But one technology offers promise: solar. Long considered too expensive to consider, solar may now be too cheap to ignore. Solar panels, employed to capture the diffuse rays of the sun, have crashed in price in recent years causing havoc among solar manufacturers. Panels are now barely one quarter of the price they were in 2008. The benefits have accrued instead to users, as efficiency of photovoltaic capture continues to advance, while price continues to decline. The result? Nearly exponential growth in installed, global solar capacity

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