Environment & sustainablity
UK air passenger numbers slump as recession bites
Lord Adonis sees demise of short flights
Despite Relatively Low Demand, Oil Prices Spike (text and audio)
Greens told no alternative to fossil fuels
Study Shows Expense of Finding Oil, Nat. Gas Soared in 2008
A weekly review including:
- Production and Prices
- Natural Gas
Here in the bottom of Tennessee, where the next county south is in Alabama, we have been watching the summers grow steadily hotter. When we arrived here, a band of ragtag hippies in 1971, the climate wasn’t as bad as rumors would have it.
Collapse Dynamics: Phase transitions in complex social systems
How will knowledge of collapse impact collapse?
Again social evils haunt Britain. Do we still have the spirit to thwart them?
Globesity: How climate change and obesity draw from the same roots
Marijuana and Cocaine Should Be Legalized, Says Latin American Drugs Commission
Stand up for rural America while you still can
Urban Farming, a Bit Closer to the Sun
A food system without fossil fuels (Michael Bomford Interview) - audio
Philly's fresh-food triumph: Nationally admired program opens supermarkets for underserved
Multinationals eye up lithium reserves beneath Bolivia's salt flats
Will fertiliser scarcity harm farm economy?
Pressure over land rights to increase, conference told
Institute for Defense Analyses: Review and Analysis of the Peak Oil Debate
Aleklett talk in Adelaide(podcast and slides)
"The Global Crisis Is Really About a 140-dollar Barrel of Oil"*(Rubin interview)
Oil Age still has some time to run
Energy Journal Roundup: June 2009
A weekly review from a UK perspective.