Energy Efficiency: Here and Now

Energy efficiency is a popular topic discussed by many as the single greatest untapped resource in the struggle to achieve global security. Yet the subject can still seem out of the reach of our day-to-day lives. Instead of focusing on the distant future and flashy but currently unavailable technology, WalMart VP of new prototype development Charles Zimmerman and US Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Alexander Karsner will highlight where clean energy technology is today and how we can all tap into this resource - right away in the World in which we all actually live.

Festival: 2007

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