Tag Archives: sustainability

World population

A very interesting video:

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This invention can change the world: Solar roadways

Could this be the solution to our energy problems? This video is currently going viral and has been seen by over 6 million people. A crowd funding campaign is currently underway for “Solar Roadways” which would essentially turn all roads … Continue reading

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A Steady-State Economy

This short film explores the idea of what a steady-state economy is comprised of and how it could positively impact human behavior and our survival on the planet. The consequences of the present free market economic model are discussed in … Continue reading

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How much water is needed to produce….

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Who would had thoght that?

It’s developed country, not emerging economy, attitudes that are the problem on sustainability! An interesting study found two very imortant facts about the role of emerging economies and developed country about the problems of sustainability: Emerging economy citizens are substantially … Continue reading

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Investing in a low-carbon future

The top UN climate change official said this week: “It is time for investors to move out of high-carbon assets.” At an Investor Summit on Climate Risk at UN Headquarters in New York, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) … Continue reading

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Lateral Power

Watch this interesting film about the third Industrial Revolution. What do you think?

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What is Peak Oil?

Peak Oil represents the point in time when roughly half of the ultimate available oil has already been used. Many scientists and experts believe that we are very close to the peak of conventional oil today. We may have already … Continue reading

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Ending overfishing

Not only is this animation incredible, it also offers a valuable lesson on the dangers of overfishing:

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Plundering the Planet

Yesterday was the official book launch of Ugo Bardi’s new Report to the Club of Rome, called “Plundering the Planet” in Switzerland:   Plundering the Planet is the 33rd Report to the Club of Rome, signifying that it has been peer … Continue reading

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