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AI execs who urgently need more energy to power their tech revolution are turning to fossil fuels

Business Insider

By Lakshmi Varanasi

Mar 24, 2024, 4:11 PM EDT

AI is driving a dramatic new need for electricity, and while tech execs have long trumpeted their commitment to a green energy future, the urgency of that need presents them with a difficult path forward.

Questions about fueling the AI boom took center stage earlier this month at the CERAWeek by S&P Global, The Wall Street Journal reported. The annual energy conference draws thousands of executives to Houston to discuss topics ranging from geopolitics to the energy transition.

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