Video: Al Gore: Silicon Valley can save earth is a portion of a speech Al Gore gave last weekend at the Silicon Valley Joint Venture event in San Jose, Calif. That meeting is a yearly meeting where Silicon Valley luminaries pat themselves on the back for being so brilliant in leading technological change etc. Whatever. In any case he's telling these Silicon Valley people they can directly participate in providing the technology that can change the path of the climate crisis. I've lived here for almost 17 yrs and I do know there are several companies in Silicon Valley dealing with solar energy technologies ...
Gore to Silicon Valley: You can save this civilization ..text version of that same piece.
What rising sea levels could mean for coastal areas talking about the threat of rising sea levels, because of climate change, to the low lying areas. As I said I live in Silicon Valley and last year when I saw An Inconvenient Truth that scene where he shows the effect of rising sea levels on various urban areas in the world - that was eye opening because one of them centered on where I live, and it showed the place where I live right now being under water, as would be the place where my job is, etc.
- David Herron, http://www.7gen.com/