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 discusses progress on wind, solar and geothermal energy on E&E TV's On Point. As shifting weather patterns and weather-related disasters become more prevalent, food insecurity is a growing concern. Brown explains why he believes food security is "the weak link" for our civilization.