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Energy, the Economy, and the Environment

woodstock theological centerWhat is the state of global climatic change and our dependence on fossil fuels?  What place do conservation and renewable energy resources have in our national future?  What values are embedded in our decisions about such matters as emissions levels and the comparative obligations of rich and poor countries?  Do we need to make tradeoffs in balancing these values along with the imperatives of economic growth, environmental sustainability, and global equity?