How to Boil a Frog free goodie release

Jon Cooksey, FrogBlog

New interviews, articles, links at our sister site, "How to Boil a Frog. Frogmaster Jon Cooksey is preparing for the release of the eponymous movie How to Boil A Frog.

archived June 29, 2009

The slope of dysfunction

Dmitry Orlov, ClubOrlov

Perhaps you have heard of the Peak Oil theory? Most people have by now, even the people whose job used to involve denying the possibility that global crude oil production would peak any time soon. Now that everybody seems a bit more comfortable with the idea, perhaps it is time to reexamine it. Is the scenario Peak Oil theoreticians paint indeed realistic, or is it firmly grounded in wishful thinking?

archived June 27, 2009

Transition - June 26

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Transition movement vs post-carbonistas
The Transition Initiative: changing the scale of change, from The Orion magazine
Transition Hohenwald: Rural Community Targets Energy Efficiency

archived June 26, 2009

ODAC Newsletter - June 26

Staff, Oil Depletion Analysis Centre

A weekly review from a UK perspective.

archived June 26, 2009

Peak oil, prices, and supplies - June 26

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Which Matters Most? The Size of the Tap or the Tank?
Peak oil: myth or reality?
German-language "Global Oil Briefing No.5" now online

archived June 26, 2009

Solutions & sustainability - June 25

Staff, Energy Bulletin

Transitioning to a post-peak oil world
What Can Happen When a Transition Initiative and its Local Government Work Together: the Stroud Story
A Look at Peak Oil Preparation Plans from Around the World
Thinking Local Part I: Bringing the Sheep Back
Recession generation? Young adults brace for simpler lifestyle

archived June 25, 2009

Peak oil notes - Jun 25

Tom Whipple, ASPO-USA

A weekly round-up including:
- Prices and production
- Iraq

archived June 25, 2009

Transport - June 25

Staff, Energy Bulletin

U.S. Stimulus Puts Bullet Trains on the Fast Track
Don’t Fight The Powerful Trends Now Underway
Pump Prices Driving More to Mass Transit

archived June 25, 2009

The peak oil crisis: Stifling a rebound

Tom Whipple, Falls Church News-Press

Three months ago the collective wisdom of investors concluded that the recession was nearly over. This resulted in one of the faster rebounds the stock markets have ever known --- based on the flimsiest of evidence and much wishful thinking.

archived June 25, 2009

The thermodynamic economy

John Michael Greer, The Archdruid Report

It's hardly news that economists these days spend more of their time explaining away their mistakes than providing useful guidance to policy makers and the public. Behind the failure of contemporary economics lies a poorly understood reality: the mismatch between today's economic ideas and the laws governing the natural systems that support the human economy.

archived June 24, 2009