Why would a petro-state erect a solar-powered eco-metropolis in the middle of the Arabian desert? To change the world.
Alan Burns made a fortune in the oil business. But as oil wanes, he's convinced that clean energy will be—must be—the next big thing. And so this inventor has poured his fortune into a challenge far greater than finding new oil deposits: extracting energy from the ocean
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It's not just useless crap.
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