We take energy for granted. And that's not said in a "save the planet" kind of way (although I do think we're in trouble). We've built an entire global ecosystem in the tech sector, on the back of an on/off switch. It's only in the last couple of years that we've started hearing talk about the green operation of data centres and the amazing amount of power that these big tech juggernauts are starting to require. Now you make think electricity and oil are a far cry - but energy is energy. It's all related. An interesting scenario in this MindBullet as the world goes into official war over energy... More MindBullets from FutureWorld on MindBullets.net .