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RICHARD HEINBERG ~ THE FIVE AXIOMS OF SUSTAINABILITY ~ PEAK EVERYTHING

~ The purpose of the axioms set forth here is not to describe conditions that would lead to a good or just society, but to a society that can be maintained over time… 233 more words

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RICHARD HEINBERG ~ COMMUNITY ECONOMIC LABORATORIES ~ THE END OF GROWTH ~ ADAPTING TO OUR NEW ECONOMIC REALITY

~ “Community Economic Laboratories” – locally-based – help citizens solve practical problems – local multi-function hub consisting of a number of independent organizations and businesses dedicated to helping people impacted by hard times – a variety of services, as well as opportunities for self-improvement, learning, enterprise incubation, and community involvement: 220 more words

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Brilliant YouTube cartoon video on the history of fossil fuels

300 Years of Fossil Fuels in 300 Seconds

First released in late 2010, this video, which features Richard Heinberg describing the rise and fall of fossil fuel economies, went on to win the 2011 Youtube/DoGooder Nonprofit Video of the Year award and has since been viewed over 1,500,000 times online, at film festivals, and in classrooms. 34 more words

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RICHARD HEINBERG ~ PEAK EVERYTHING ~ WAKING UP TO THE CENTURY OF DECLINES

~ We must focus on and use the intangibles that are not peaking (such as ingenuity and cooperation) to address the problems arising from our overuse of substances that are… 778 more words

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“Live more with less” keynote speaker asks us to transition the way we live

Laura Schmidt with SLCgreen attended a “Live more with less” seminar earlier this month. 

On Friday, October 3, a group convened at Utah Valley University to discuss how we in Utah can live more with less. 419 more words

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