Countries around the Persian Gulf are falling behind with regard to renewables, both for technical and for political reasons. And they need to diversify — just like the rest of us — if they are going to keep local consumption from using up too much of the oil they would rather sell. Published in Aspenia International, the journal of the Aspen Institute.
Jim Krane, Wallace S. Wilson Fellow for Energy Studies
"Renewable energy: Hype and reality." Jim Krane. Aspenia International, a journal of the Aspen Institute. No. 59-60. 2013; p. 84-89.