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It seems like it would be difficult or even impossible
on April 28, 2015
Al Gore challenges the human race to end the climate crisis. It seems like it would be difficult or even impossible, but throughout Our Choice, Gore lays out simple solutions. If you are interested in climate change and how to stop global warming, this is the book for you!
Solar, wind, geothermal, plant, and nuclear are the most feasible renewable energies to us right now. Geothermal is the most inexpensive, but nuclear provides us the most amount of energy. Solar and wind are the most convenient but require a continuous source; otherwise it is difficult to acquire the energy. Gore makes it seem easy to switch our source of energy, but it would be expensive and take awhile.
Using renewable energy will stop the emissions of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere and stop global warming. Another benefit of renewable energy is that it is free and limitless! As long as the sun is shining, we can generate energy! Why are we not doing this then? There are many political walls in the way and Gore goes more in depth regarding this problem. Our country has been running on oil for far too long and politicians claim it would be too expensive and inconvenient to switch.
Gore gives us an ultimatum in Our Choice. We either decide to do something about the climate change, or we continue as we are, deplete our resources, and leave the future generations to deal with the problem.