Oil price rises will be checked by growing competition from alternative sources of energy

Marvin J. Cetron : Author
Owen Davies : Author
Nuclear power is growing rapidly around the world; in Russia, for instance, plans call for 26 more nuclear plants to be built by 2030. Solar, geothermal, wind, and wave energy will also help reduce reliance on oil. By 2060, a pollution-free hydrogen economy may become practical, though costly.