Energy Solutions For A Sustainable World

SEPTEMBER 2006 WWW.SCIAM.COM

How to Power the Economy and Still Fight Global Warming

Energy's Future

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Carbon

►Cleaning up Coal

► The Nuclear Option

► Hopes for Hydrogen

► Biofuels and Renewables

► Fusion and Other Dreams

September 2006

ENERGY'S FUTURE:

BEYOND CARBON

INTRODUCTION

46 I A Climate Repair Manual

BY GARY STIX

Coping with global warming will take innovations in both energy technology and policy.

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN Volume 295 Number 3

STRATEGY

50 I A Plan to Keep Carbon in Check

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