Empty Skies August 17, 2008Posted by Dwight Furrow in Current Events, Dwight Furrow's Posts.
We face a considerable challenge in eliminating our dependence on fossil fuels for our vehicles. But there is a technological solution–hybrid, electrical, and perhaps eventually hydrogen fueled engines–that is very close to implementation, given the political will.
But there may be no such solution with regard to air travel.
This discouraging article details the problems and imagines a future in which air transportation is sharply limited. It is not a pretty sight.