08/28/2009 Archived Entry: "Podcast of CAER Fuel Seminar Speaker - Dr. Manfred Selig"
The University of Kentucky's Center for Applied Energy Research has published another podcast for individuals interested in energy issues.
It explored the topics of Role of renewable resources in chemistry with special focus on polymer systems for binders by Dr. Manfred Selig from the Wacker Chemical Corporation located in
This talk covered the the task of sustainably supplying 9 Billion people with food and substrates leaves neither room for ignoring the limited availability of fossils nor for 'green dreams' ignoring even basic scientific knowledge. While the race for sensible use of renewable energies and resources has been definitely sparked by the 2008 oil price hike the process of ongoing substitution will take decades if not centuries.
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