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Our Renewable Future

How we use energy is as important as how we get it.

Saudi Arabia: The great oil game

 With the recent increase in Saudi production, it is clear that they …

8 States Dealing With Huge Increases in Fracking Earthquakes

A new report, released Thursday from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), …

Chinese energy figures suggest much slower growth than advertised

Energy consumption statistics hint that China may have already …

Why Seattleites Think They Can Stop Shell Oil From Drilling in the Arctic

During the afternoon on Sunday, April 26, protestors gathered in Seattle’s Myrtle Edwards Park to protest plans by oil company Shell to …

The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Death of the Republic

On April 22, 2015, the Senate Finance Committee approved a bill to fast-track the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a massive trade agreement that …
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Bioregions: Notes on a Design Agenda

In myriad projects around the world, a new economy is emerging whose core value is stewardship, not extraction.

The Transformative Power of Climate Truth

Climate truth is not easy news to receive or deliver, and it takes fortitude …

The Law of the Land

Supporting and strengthening the wider movement to reclaim land from the …

Congresswoman Declares Pipeline and Oil-by-Rail Regulatory System "Fundamentally Broken"

“The system is fundamentally broken.”

"What Does a Successful Artist Look Like at a Time of Global Change?"

Sarah Woods and Fern Smith are founders of Emergence and authors …

It's Time to 'Do the Math' Again

A new report released today explains why contemporary climate change policy-making should be characterised as increasingly delusional.

Culturally Appropriate Urban Farming at GrowHaus in Denver

The GrowHaus, a non-profit social impact center and food oasis, in the neighborhood of Elyria-Swansea in North Denver, Colorado, is indeed a gem …

Degrowth, Sustainability, and Tackling Global Inequalities

One of the provocations the degrowth movement offers is whether true …

Peak Oil Review - Apr 27

 A weekly roundup of peak oil news, including: Oil and the Global …

Inner Transition sans frontières!

About a year ago I started hosting on line conversations for people involved …

Resilient Urban Systems: Where We Stand Now and Where We Need to Go

This paper draws on case studies from across the globe to assess the current …

Oklahoma’s Clear Link Between Earthquakes and Energy Boom

Oklahoma geologist Todd Halihan talks about the stunning increase in …

On the Commodification of Human Discovery

Free Knowledge is a welcome survey of alarming impacts of IP law and also …

Tossing and Turning: Our Disturbed Soils and Troubled Sleep

Missing from our understanding has been how the deep dreams of the soil …

Food Stamps Are Worth Double at These Michigan Farmers Markets—Helping Families and Local Businesses

A program that helps low-income families and local farmers.

A Community Resilience Take on The Great Transition

A review of Bounding the Planetary Future: Why We Need a Great Transition.
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