You and I both know that China doesn't give a fuck about it's own people, that's why, instead of making more reasonable work conditions, they installed suicide nets.
The fossil fuel industry isn't going to pay to make itself obsolete. No different from why Feminists are still a thing.
Server farms require almost no ongoing maintenance, sometimes you'll have a breakdown, but they're usually something that can be predicted by months, and most server farms have back-ups in play, so even when one breaks down, they can pick up from there.
Most renewable energy is trash. Nuclear energy, from start to finish is cleaner by a wide margin.>>109535187
American Fission reactors are actually astoundingly safe machines. After 3 mile island we've made a point of doing everything in our power to make sure the things are as safe as possible, and even the most recent tsunami in Japan would not have had the same effect if that reactor had been up to American safety standards. I'm down with fusion and spess though.