Tag Archives: low-carbon

Enhanced Geothermal: Energy Holy Gail

Here is another bit of my upcoming book:Ten Technologies to Save the World – Kicking the Fossil Fuel Habit. The chapter on Geothermal includes geo-exchange (heating and cooling buildings), regular geothermal (tapping hot aquifers for electrical production) and EGS – … Continue reading

Climate Science For Dummies III – The Bad Stuff

> Here is another bit of my upcoming book:Ten Technologies to Save the World – Kicking the Fossil Fuel Habit. Aside from the Ten Technologies, a number of small essays are included. Three on Climate Science (The Basics, The Complex, … Continue reading

The End of Something But Surely Not History

> Note: Here I argue that the economy cannot grow in real terms forever, due to ecological constraints. An old idea, but one that is continually dismissed. Originally published: www.celsias.com When philosopher Francis Fukuyama wrote that liberal democracy heralds the … Continue reading

Green Bonds 2 – Public Unveiling

> Note: Second of a two-part series. Green Bonds is a public policy proposal produced in conjunction with Action Canada Fellows. Originally published in Corporate Knights Magazine, June 2008 On June 2nd the Green Bonds proposal – first discussed in CK last issue – was … Continue reading