Secretary of Energy Steven Chu addresses the US Center in Cancun. In his remarks he highlights the need to promote international collaborations to find new solutions, use energy more wisely and develop low-carbon technologies.
Despite the resistance of legislators and the ignorance of the American people, Chu indicates that the US is committed to taking action to meet the energy and environment challenge. Chu further indicates that the price of oil will continue to escalate and this will help renewable fuel sources. Chu makes the point that despite skepticism in America, the scientific evidence for climate change is getting stronger.
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