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The twenty first century seems to be ruled through significant worldwide crises: the shortage of nutrition and the disappearance of gasoline. via shortages and hovering charges, either have had unsafe results at the atmosphere and either have undermined the worldwide economic climate — most significantly, either will proceed to take action until instant motion is taken. This well timed and provocative choice of essays explores how and why those difficulties have built and what should be performed to solve them. Wide-ranging items through trenchant thinkers similar to Thomas Homer-Dixon, Gordon Laird, Jeremy Rifkin, Ken Wiwa, Frances Moore Lappé, and Anna Lappé supply precious suggestions to strive against worldwide famine and fast-food fats, company types for secure and sustainable meals creation and tool assets, descriptions of rising applied sciences and sciences, a reexamination of nuclear strength, and masses extra. either notable for its intensity of proposal and eminently readable, Food and Fuel offers cutting edge, functional suggestions for facing those pressing issues.

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