“There’s just too many of us and no one is talking about it.” —Biologist Patrick Benson in Meera Subramanian’s, A River Runs Again: India’s Natural World in Crisis By Max Kummerow It is hard to imagine a growing population supporting a steady state economy. “Jobs” and higher incomes for growing numbers of people anchor […]
A momentous choice is before us. Will we choose more mega-highway projects, centralized electric power plants, and mega-dams, or more decentralized wind and solar investments?
Now’s the time to maintain pressure on the World Bank to avoid costly failures in constructing a 21st-century energy infrastructure.
Herman Daly has an unorthodox suggestion for curtailing carbon dioxide emissions: grant more power to OPEC.
Herman Daly wonders how the World Bank got in the business of increasing the debt of poor countries.
The World Bank and other proponents of growth need to prove that growth is actually “economic” instead of “uneconomic.”