In the midst of this time of extreme economic turmoil I'm trying to take a long view, and so apparently is Google CEO Eric Schmidt, pictured right. The company has a philanthropic arm (Google.org, natch) that last week revealed a plan to move the United States off fossil fuels and onto renewable energy, for reals. From Grist:
I like the flavor of their optimism! If anyone can do it, I believe Google can.