Systemic risks of oil supply, climate shock and financial collapse threaten tomorrow’s economies and mean businesses and policy makers face huge challenges in fuelling tomorrow’s world.
Jeremy Leggett gives a personal testimony of the dangers often ignored and incompletely understood – a journey through the human mind, the institutionalization of denial, and the reasons civilizations fail. It is also an account of tantalizing hope, because mobiliizing renewables and redeploying energy funding can soften the crash of modern capitalism and set us on a road to renaissance.
Stephan Schmidheiny, founder, World Council for Sustainable Development
Walt Patterson, Associate Fellow, Royal Institution for International Affairs
Stephan Dolezalek, Managing Director, Vantage Point Capital Partners.
Adam Poole, Analyst, Buro-Happold
Pamela Hartigan, Director, Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, Said Business School, University of Oxford
Mark Prain, Executive Director, Hillary Institute of International Leadership
Paul Dickinson, Chairman, Carbon Disclosure Project.
John Elkington, cofounder of ENDS, SustainAbility and Volans.
Bill McKibben, Founder, 350.org
Jonathon Porritt, Founder Director, Forum for the Future
Kieran Cooke, Climate News Network