Originally Posted by Rzeppa
Yep, I forgot about waste methane. I read that there is a landfill somewhere around Denver where they are literally drilling for NG. They wrote that there is 20 years worth (I don't recall the CF/yr, but it was significant enough to be viable economically).
I also read somewhere that they have genetically engineered some kind of algae to produce biodiesel.
We're on the cusp of a whole lot of really cool things. I would wager on energy diversity. Redundant energy sources. Sustainable. Clean too. But who would pay for the skyscrapers in Dubai?