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The right to do nothing

The Right to Do Nothing | how to save the world

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We need a National Mindset

The future is unknown.  No one knows what to do next.  Either individually or nationally. Mindsets shape how we each make sense of the world.  They influence how we think, feel, and behave about the future. The diversity of mindsets … Continue reading

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Medeas: A NEW OPEN-SOURCE ENERGY MODEL TO GUIDE THE TRANSITION TO A LOW CARBON EUROPEAN SOCIO-ECONOMY.

Modelling the renewable transition: Scenarios and pathways for a decarbonized future using pymedeas, a new open-source energy systems model https://medeas.eu/#home

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Tech Won’t Save Us. Shrinking Consumption Will

Copied from the Tyee:   Tech Won’t Save Us. Shrinking Consumption Will Beyond the ‘blah blah blah’ of climate summits lies the real solution our leaders refuse to acknowledge. First of two parts. Andrew Nikiforuk Today | TheTyee.caTyee contributing editor Andrew Nikiforuk is … Continue reading

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Evolution and Climate Change Through the Lens of Power

Evolution and Climate Change Through the Lens of Power Richard Heinberg October 25, 2021 This essay is based on, and partly extracted from, the book POWER: LIMITS AND PROSPECTS FOR HUMAN SURVIVAL. During the last century, evolutionary biologists developed the idea … Continue reading

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Reality – No need to plan for it – It will happen anyway

“All forms of economic output – literally all of the goods and services which comprise the ‘real’ economy – are products of energy. Nothing of any economic value or utility can be supplied without using energy. Energy can be defined … Continue reading

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We are witnessing a historic transformation in the nature of work and organization of labor worldwide.

This is from the long-established Institute for the Future Welcome to IFTF’s inaugural Equitable Enterprise Initiative newsletter! Join us today to continue to receive updates. We are witnessing a historic transformation in the nature of work and organization of labor … Continue reading

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Post-Doom

For those who are not aware of the really gloomy view of the future. Take your choice – from the Post-Doom website. A foreboding sense of climate chaos, societal breakdown, and economic and ecological “doom” is now widespread. Acknowledging our … Continue reading

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How to Save the World

A lot to read here! https://howtosavetheworld.ca/

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The Localization Action Guide

Introducing the Localization Action Guide The Localization Action Guide details 146 ways for individuals, communities and policymakers to make a real, hands-on difference in their local areas. It points to key resources, networks and examples to inform and inspire actions … Continue reading

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