Such temperature rises may lead to unpredicted consequences. The earth has fixed non-replenishable resources of fossil fuels and nuclear materials.
This promised an immediate, long term and multi-faced solution to the problems immerging from increased energy demands against short supplies.
Energy management has since become the key word for any profitable industrial unit.
Energy made up a very small component of the total production cost and monopolized business enabled recovery of high cost of energy.
The Gulf War came as an eye opener for all developed and developing countries.