An Optimist’s Playbook for Our Clean Energy Future
MIT Press, 2021
This ambitious, yet feasible blueprint could save the planet.
You may feel hopeless in the face of ever more dire predictions about the effects of rising global temperatures and catastrophic climate change. At the same time, many people fear that aiming for a carbon-free future means unpleasant changes in lifestyle. Engineer, entrepreneur and innovator Saul Griffith lays out a realistic – albeit ambitious – plan for a zero-carbon future that doesn’t require radical lifestyle changes, yet reduces living costs, creates a more cooperative society and protects the beautiful Earth.
About the Author
Inventor, entrepreneur and engineer Saul Griffith founded Rewiring America and Otherlab.
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