20 October, 2009
03 September, 2009
As the name suggests, Plan B 3.0 is a third edition which is refreshed with new data and a new sense of urgency as the world's crises accelerate their convergence on civilization. It's a must read for anyone who wants to understand what we face and who wants to be part of the solutions.
A very interesting read by Jonathon Porritt, a leading eco-warrior of our time. This book puts forward a powerful argument that the only way to save the planet from environmental catastrophe is to embrace a new type of capitalism, and to do it quickly.
Peak Everything: waking Up to a Century of Decline in Earth's Resources
Written by the author of The Party's Over: Oil, War & and the Fate of Industrial Societies and Powerdown: Options and Actions for a Post-Carbon world
This book deals with how we might make the transition from the Age of Excess to the Era of Modesty.
27 July, 2009
29 June, 2009
“Over the next 100 years, I hope that cars will remain something that people will need. We must make sure that that happens.”
17 June, 2009
18 May, 2009
Economics says: Compete to perform efficiently. The reward for successful competition will be growth.The Earth says: compete yes, but keep your competition in bounds. Don't annihilate. Take only what you need. You're not in a war, you're in a community.
06 April, 2009
31 January, 2009