Upcoming Snider Center Events
Debating the Nexus of U.S. Energy Policy, Climate Science, Freedom and Prosperity
SAVE THE DATE
October 25, 2022 from 5:30-7 p.m.
Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
7801 Alumni Drive
College Park, Md.
In partnership with the Steamboat Institute featuring Steven E. Koonin, PhD, author of Unsettled: What Climate Science Tells Us, What It Doesn’t, and Why It Matters; Former Undersecretary for Science, U.S. Department of Energy, under the Obama Administration.
ACROSS THE GLOBE, POWER = POWER But can we plug in every person on the planet without killing the planet? Can we save the planet without destroying societies? Energy enables humans to live more prosperous lives. Balancing energy reliability, stability, affordability, and responsibility has meant the doubling of life expectancy and has been a significant factor in lifting entire nations out of poverty.
The Western world faces increased pressure to transition energy policy away from fossil fuels in favor of wind and solar, but, in this debate, are we genuinely considering the four paradigms of reliability, stability, affordability, and responsibility to promote prosperity?
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