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Wantability, Well-Being and Risk

I’ve been mulling a name change for the blog for some time. The name the “The Rational Pessimist” was a riposte to Matt Ridley’s book “ 970 more words

Climate Change

Engineering in an Age of Limits: Welcome

Welcome to our blog Engineering in an Age of Limits. This blog is part of a group that are grouped under the The PSM Report. 330 more words

Age Of Limits

The One-Legged Stool

We are currently writing a series of posts to do with systems analysis and how process safety expertise can help contribute to an understanding of such systems.  1,538 more words

Age Of Limits

Oil prices go down again as supply nears storage limits: More complexities at play now.

The following article is based on my own interpretation of the said events. Any material borrowed from published and unpublished sources has been appropriately referenced. I will bear the sole responsibility for anything that is found to have been copied or misappropriated or misrepresented in the following post. 393 more words

VGSoM Current Affairs

'Sustainable' housing

The Editor, The Cook Strait News, Wellington

17 March, 2015

Dear Editor:

What a breath of fresh air from Dave McArthur (CSN 9 March).  The use of the term ‘sustainable’ has not become standardized and usually reflects ‘green washing’.  53 more words