Energy Abundance, What Then?

A session at Ignite SXSW 2011

When done solving energy in coming decades, we will have a squanderable abundance of cheap and clean energy. It’s time to begin thinking about what we are going to use all that energy for. To get started, consider generalized economic prosperity, visiting the Moon or migrating to Mars, providing all the world with potable water, scanning and sequencing all of us for personalized healthcare, removing CO2 from the atmosphere, …

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Bob Metcalfe

UTAustin Professor of Innovation, Murchison Fellow of Free Enterprise, MIT Life Trustee. Past Harvard PARC Stanford 3Com InfoWorld Polaris. Ethernet 40th 5/22. bio from Twitter

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