‘Greener’ energy needed now, group warns

Adopt alternative energy sources or face a perilous climate crisis, say scientists

By Stephen Ornes, 08:43 AM April 28, 2014

The planet has a fever, but it's not too late to treat this global warming and the problems it spawns. That’s the message in a new report published in April by a panel of hundreds of climate scientists. The world may be able to avoid a crisis — but only by switching to less-polluting energy sources, it said. Sources of energy that belch huge amounts of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, the report warned, must be kept to a minimum.

The scientists behind the latest report are part of the Int...

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