Central Planning Gone Wild!

Taken together, these analyses provide a strong case for redistributive policies that establish both minimum and maximum income and/or consumption levels

COVID Boosts Private Vehicles Over “Sustainable Mobility”

Guest “silver lining to dark cloud” by David Middleton Sep 29, 2020Covid Causing Shift From Public Transport To CarsDave KeatingContributor Energy The Coronavirus pandemic is causing people to shun public…

ABC: Chinese Migrants who Survived Mao’s Great Leap Forward can Help Us Learn Sustainability

According to the Australian Government ABC, Chinese migrants who survived a brutal famine caused by Chairman Mao’s Great Leap Forward can teach us how to survive in the coming age…

Turtle-paced Recoveries

Many humans are working hard to prevent any further extinctions of our plants and animals and with growing success.

Guardian Pushes Covid-19 Food Supply Fear, Demands “Sustainable” Decentralised Meat Processing

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to The Guardian, large meat processing plants have focussed too much on keeping costs down. But they disregard the consequences of not keeping costs…

Gaming their way to sustainable development

Norwegian University of Science and Technology Serengeti National Park is home to a breath-taking array of wild animals, from lions to elephants and migrating wildebeests. But an equally important part…

Poop less for a cleaner planet, says Brazil’s president

From Yahoo News Brasília (AFP) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Friday that people “poop every other day” as a way to save the environment, after he came under fire…

Call for green burial corridors alongside roads, railways and country footpaths

A leading public health expert is calling for a strategic initiative to develop green burial corridors alongside major transport routes because British graveyards and cemeteries are rapidly running out of…

GLOBAL POPULATION GROWTH

by BOB IRVINE With global population numbers due to stabilise in the next 50 years, the human geographical footprint should be our biggest environmental concern. I’m assuming here that every…

Meet the drain sock — a simple pollution solution taking the world by storm

From ABC (Don’t think this is scalable to large municipalities myself~ctm) By Gian De Poloni Updated Sat at 9:20pm Video: A drain sock stopping litter from polluting local waterways (ABC…

Overpopulation – The Deadly Myth behind the Other Modern Myths

By Kay Kiser, author of Saving Africa From Lies That Kill: How Myths about the Environment and Overpopulation are Destroying Third World Countries, Book 2 of the Modern Mythology Series…

Good news: here’s why we won’t run out of minerals (including oil)

Reposted from Fabius Maximus Website Larry Kummer, Editor Good News, Oil & Energy, Science & Nature Summary:  Among the fear barrages of the past 50 years, “running out of resources”…

Politically Incorrect Tiny Houses

There’s a craze going around in the “sustainable” world of climateers and greenies about “Tiny Houses”. They tout the “smaller carbon footprints” and in one video saying ” …tiny house…

Flying cars, sustainability, climate, and all that…

From the UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN and the department of “where the heck is that flying car promised 50 years ago?” department. A Jetsons future? Assessing the role of flying cars…

New Study Outlines Fallacies of So-Called ‘Sustainable’ Investments

Press release from Heartland ‘Fiduciaries have a moral obligation — and, in some cases, a legal obligation — to avoid sustainable investment practices’ ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL – A Heartland Institute…

Sustainable choices on palm oil must be easier for consumers, says new study

Maybe they can add a #virtuesignal tag? ~ctm From EurekAlert! Public Release: 3-Jan-2019 Sustainable choices on palm oil must be easier for consumers, says new study IOP Publishing Consumer goods…

Jordan Peterson and Bjørn Lomborg

Video of a recent (December 7) discussion between Dr. Bjorn Lomborg, author and President of Copenhagen Consensus Center, a US-based think tank. and Dr. Jordan Peterson specifically on climate change…

Holistic, network approach to life science needed to solve systemic environmental problems

Biting my tongue.  Biting my tongue.  Biting my tongue~ctm From Eurekalert Public Release: 30-Nov-2018 International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis Achieving a sustainable world will require a paradigm shift in…

The Case for Sustainable Meat

From Quilette Published on April 5, 2018 written by Keir Watson User Mohib Ebrahim notes that this article is an outstanding and thorough article that soundly and roundly dismantles the…

The Sense of Sustainability: A Perversion of Meaning

By Dr. Tilak K Doshi Sustainable development is mom’s apple pie and the central organizing principle of all things environmental. Governments and companies are all for it. Sustainability occupies pride…

Environmental impacts of food consumption by dogs and cats

From PLOS Gregory S. Okin Published: August 2, 2017 Abstract In the US, there are more than 163 million dogs and cats that consume, as a significant portion of their…

Claim: Trendy Green Corporates "underestimating" Coal Usage

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A new report from Lux Research has suggested that Google, Amazon, Facebook and Apple, and other big name tech businesses, corporations which make substantial claims…

Friday Funny – Renewable Energy Fails Protesters Calling for More Renewable Energy

Oh, this is precious. In Madison, Wisconsin, demonstrators gathered outside the Public Service Commission to protest against a requested rate structure change by the local utility company, Madison Gas and…

Chemistry parable – Sustainability: The Universal Solvent of Private Property Rights

Guest essay by Charles Battig, MD | The alchemists of old were diligently ambitious in their goals. These antecedents of modern chemistry were not hindered by a lack of knowledge…