Keyword: post carbon

    The Long Descent

    The Long Descent

    A User's Guide to the End of the Industrial Age

    Americans are expressing deep concern about US dependence on petroleum, rising energy prices and the threat of climate change. Unlike the energy crisis of the 1970s, however, there is a lurking fear that, now, the times are different and the crisis …

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    The Post-Petroleum Survival Guide and Cookbook

    The Post-Petroleum Survival Guide and Cookbook

    Recipes for Changing Times

    Over the coming years we will need to move from a global culture addicted to cheap, abundant petroleum to a culture of compelled conservation, whether through government directive or market forces. The Post-Petroleum Survival Guide and Cookbook

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    EcoCities

    EcoCities

    Rebuilding Cities in Balance with Nature (Revised Edition)

    Most of the world's population now lives in cities. So if we are to address the problems of environmental deterioration and peak oil adequately, the city has to be a major focus of attention.

    EcoCities is about re-building cities and towns based on …

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    Powerdown

    Powerdown

    Options and Actions for a Post-Carbon World

    If the US continues with current policies, the next decades will be marked by war, economic collapse, and environmental catastrophe. Resource depletion and population pressures are about to catch up with us, and no one is prepared. The political …

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