Did you know? The heat in the upper six miles of the earth’s crust contains 50,000 times much as energy as found in all the world’s oil and gas reserves combined. Despite this abundance, only 10,500 megawatts of geothermal generating capacity have been harnessed worldwide. For more information view the text and data in Chapter 5 of Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown, founder and president of Earth Policy Institute, and Yul Choi, founder and president of the Korea Greeen Foundation, write an op-ed for The Christian Science Monitor titled "Fukushima fallout: time to quit nuclear power altogether." Posted November 28, 2011.