George Porter Quotes

I have no doubt that we will be successful in harnessing the sun's energy.... If sunbeams were weapons of war, we would have had solar energy centuries ago.




George Porter, English Chemist, Quoted in The London Observer, August 26, 1973

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George Porter
George Porter
  • Born: December 6, 1920
  • Died: August 31, 2002
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Scientist

George Porter, Baron Porter of Luddenham, OM, Kt, PRS, FRSE was a British chemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1967.