Geodesign will build on these two concepts and ask: How do we transition an energy system for a nations and cities, to be 100% renewable, reliable 24/7 and is cost competitive? How can we supply clean water to all?
Why is this needed? Our world will grow from 7.2 billion to 10 billion people in the next few decades. Most of them will live in growing cities. Demands for all resources will increase: especially food, clean water and natural resources. Climate change from our fossil fuel use is causing severe consequences: stronger storms, extended droughts, disease migration and sea level rise. If trends continue, the predictions are dire for all nations.