This Amory Lovins keynote questions why society is still so dependent on oil as a prominent energy source. His lecture discusses ways by which North American society can reduce, and eventually eliminate, its need for fossil fuels while still remaining profitable and viable in the international sphere.
The consultant and experimental physicist's speech details how the United States can completely eliminate its need for oil by the year 2040 through means that both conserve natural resources and promote economic stimulation. He recommends enacting policies to conserve the oil which is in use at present by making vehicles that are more lightweight and fuel efficient. He also suggests incorporating the use of bio fuels and natural gas to eventually change the energy landscape into a more sustainable and future-friendly one.
Fossil Fuel Elimination
More Stats +/-
Fuelling Creative Energy
The Importance of Renewable Energy
Access to Fuel Efficient Technology
Solar Energy Myths
Amory Lovins Keynotes
Amory Lovins' keynotes reflect his extensive background in environmental studies. As the chief...
Get inspired by our collection of 2,000+ keynote speaker videos and 100+ courses of innovative content.
The Amory Lovins Keynote Discusses How to Decrease Oil Dependence
Apr 20, 2012By: Sarah Moore -