Renewable energy: key to future long-term economic stability

Renewable energy: key to future long-term economic stability by Abel Ashes This is an old and rather brief article that I wrote out of frustration with the overly simplistic news coverage of the factors leading to the current U.S. recession. I forgot to mention the combined effects of rampant Ug99 stem rust, market speculation, and high oil prices on driving up wheat prices globally up to 200% virtually overnight in some places, which caused other staples such as rice and potatoes to be consumed in greater quantities, thus driving up food prices in general. Also briefly mentioned, but not properly … Continue reading Renewable energy: key to future long-term economic stability