Why shift away from oil, when you have oil? Why invest in renewable energy? And doesn’t leaving oil behind mean, that we have to import much more energy from other countries? The opposite is true! It is possible to quickly convert into renewable energies and to end resource exploitation. Renewable energies offer more sustainable jobs.
Miranda Schreurs is a U.S. political scientist and university lecturer at the Munich School of Political Science (HfP), which belongs to the Technical University of Munich. At the HfP she holds the Chair of Environmental and Climate Policy.