Sweden Plans to Be World’s First Oil-Free Economy
: Sweden is to take the biggest energy step of any advanced western economy by trying to wean itself off oil completely within 15 years – without building a new generation of nuclear power stations.
The attempt by the country of 9 million people to become the world’s first practically oil-free economy is being planned by a committee of industrialists, academics, farmers, car makers, civil servants and others, who will report to parliament in several months. | story
Truthdig says: Hey, they won’t even have to get on a plane to collect their Nobel Prize!Wait, before you go…
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