Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Can Alternative Energy Effectively Replace Fossil Fuels?"
"The goal is to put President Obama's clear inaugural message about climate change into action. The United States must invest more in its physical infrastructure to become more resilient to climate impacts like extreme weather, while quickly reducing our carbon emissions and shifting to safer, renewable energy...
By investing in biofuels, as well as using more solar and renewable power, U.S. military leaders are moving in the right direction."
Cowritten with Steven M. Anderson, "Ask What You Can Do for Your Country: Combating Climate Threats to Our National Security," huffingtonpost.com, Feb. 8, 2013
"As Commander, General Seip oversaw Air Force assets, five forward-operating locations, and civil and military engagements in Central/South America and the Caribbean."
Source: Global Institute of Sustainability, "Salute to Service: Sustainability and National Security," sustainability.asu.edu (accessed Jan. 14, 2015)