Is climate optimism for real? There has been a lot of good news on the climate front recently. Most of … Continue reading Is climate optimism for real?
Texas had what was probably its worst disaster ever last week. When a severe winter storm hit the US and … Continue reading A blind trust in the profit motive helped cause the Texas disaster.
The food lines in America began last March or so. But now the food-lines are getting longer and longer. At … Continue reading Food-lines are getting longer and longer
I have lived my entire life between the western edge of the Great Plains and the Rockies. And I have … Continue reading Between the Great Plains and the Rockies
Germany has been making big advances in the transition from fossil fuels to renewables for the past 20 years. In … Continue reading The German Energiewende movement is huge
The world’s best Power-Shift so far began in Germany in 1998. By “Power-Shift” environmentalists mean the transition from fossil fuels … Continue reading The world’s best Power-Shift so far
Fred Pearce is one of my favorite writers. He has a dozen or so books out, most of them are … Continue reading With Speed and Violence
One of my favourite environmental writers is Carl Safina. He recently wrote an article called “Avoiding a ‘Ghastly Future’” in … Continue reading Avoiding a ‘Ghastly Future’