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Book Club - Depletion and Abundance

by: Heather on 01/09/2009
Posted in: Peak Oil

We're in a book club! Or at least one of our books is. Sharon Astyk's Depletion and Abundance is the Fall Book Club choice over at Crunchy Chicken. I know that we're a little late to invite you all to the party, but you can still join the discussion - it's going strong! Here's Part One, Part Two, and Part Three.

From the comments on Crunchy's blog:

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Plan C Review by John Ivanko

by: on 01/08/2009
Posted in: Peak Oil

This is a review of Plan C, recently blogged by John Ivanko, co-author of ECOpreneuring and Rural Renaissance (the original blog appears at Green Options and is used by permission).

Book Review: Pat Murphy's Plan C means Community and Curtailment

If The Long Emergency and An Inconvenient Truth sounded the alarm for us to wake up and change course, …

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The Icicle Orchestra

by: Heather on 01/07/2009
Posted in: Peak Oil

Here's some music to send shivers down your spine...

Terje Isungset plays ice music - his haunting melodies are an homage to the Norwegian glaciers from which his instruments are carved - glaciers which may not still be around in a decade if we fail to reverse our impact on our warming planet.

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Learning from Cuba's Response to Peak Oil

by: Heather on 12/05/2008
Posted in: Peak Oil

From Peak Moment TV, Megan Quinn of The Community Solution discusses Peak Oil as an opportunity to create healthy communities, with a focus on reducing our consumption dramatically, using Cuba as an example. It's a long clip (27 minutes), so grab a coffee, get comfy and enjoy.

For more from The Community Solution check out Pat Murphy's Plan C: …

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Monbiot on Astyk in The Guardian

by: Heather on 11/28/2008
Posted in: Peak Oil

George Monbiot is the author of Heat: How to Stop the Planet from Burning and one of the planet's most well-known and influential advocates for solutions to climate change. His Guardian columns are internationally syndicated and read by hundreds of thousands of readers each week.

In this week's Guardian column focusing on energy renewal, Monbiot …

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