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California readies pay-as-you-drive tax test, coming soon to a road near you (Yahoo! Autos)

by JUSTIN HYDE published on OCTOBER 17TH, 2014

It won’t happen immediately, or even within the next year, but not too far into the future you might pay a tax for every mile you drive — thanks to California. 703 more words

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An Answer: If the assumption of all economists, government officials and investors is that the population must increase exponentially, what does that suggest for our future?

“If the assumption of all economists, government officials and investors is that the population must increase exponentially, what does that suggest for our future?” was a question asked a few days back.  487 more words

Thinking the Unthinkable

This is the third in a series of posts to do with industrial safety in an Age of Limits.

Because we are running into resource and environmental limits we are learning that exponential growth on a finite plant cannot continue. 1,881 more words

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Balancing it all

My attitude towards the environment and dealing with climate change is that of striking a balance between the understandable panic from climate scientists and the practicalities of what’s possible. 2,128 more words

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21st Century Tipping Point Bookshelf

A selection of recommended books to help navigate the 21st Century Tipping Point as we transition to a new way of life. Includes sustainability, climate change, peak oil, the challenges of civilisation, and how we can adapt to a changing world. 1,425 more words

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PEAK TRAVEL: When the world gets a little larger because we lived it a little smaller.

This article originally appeared in Spoke Magazine. It was penned around the same time as the previous article I posted ‘The Globalization Of Contentment’, and you’ll see why. 1,046 more words

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Peter Thiel: Peak oil lives!

Peter Thiel, whom we profiled in September in the cover story “Peter Thiel Disagrees With You,” is the founder of two billion-dollar companies (PayPal… 678 more words

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