If you need some inspiration, Tony Seba makes an incredibly compelling case for rapid transformation of the car from petrol to electric
and predicts it happening in a very short time. Couple that with self-driving cars and we could see a lot more space in our cities in the next 20 years. Solar PVSolar Photovoltaic More
, batteries, and powerful machine learning costs continue to fall rapidly, and this sets the stage for major disruption over the next 10 years. Given that economics and self-interests drive change and uptake much faster than activism and concern for the planet, I’m very excited by the possibilities in the presentation and much-needed reductions in greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector. The Economist predicts a slower transition but still claims “The death of the internal combustion engine
” is coming. The video from Tony Seba is an hour long but definitely worth watching.