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Dear Scots; vote again, we want toll-free haggis

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What is Ecomodernism? A lecture

Almost forgot! In case you want to hear the undersigned mangle the language of the Bard and talk about ecomodernism, look no further! This is a hour-long lecture I delivered in English (here with Finnish subtitles) to a packed audience … Continue reading

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More responses to ecomodernism’s critics

Happy belated May Day to everyone, leftist and non-leftist alike! Up here above the 60th parallel, yesterday was – to me – the first real spring day of the year. I celebrated by taking my wife’s bike to a ride, … Continue reading

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Environmentalists need to focus on what we can agree with

Greetings from Paris! Despite considerable logistical difficulties, we’ve managed to hand out nearly 2000 copies of Climate Gamble to interested people around COP21 climate conference; many thanks to everyone who’ve supported our campaign so far. As expected, there has been … Continue reading

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Press release: Thousands of Climate Gamble books to be handed out in Paris

Originally posted on Climate Gamble:
About five thousand free copies of Climate Gamble will be handed out to negotiators and activists gathering in Paris for the COP21 climate negotiations. The authors behind this independent book phenomenon on climate gamble and its…

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Launching our COP21 crowdfunding campaign

Originally posted on Climate Gamble:
We are happy to announce our greatest endeavour ever! We have been gathering steam, making new contacts, planning and preparing for months. Now we are launching our most ambitious crowd-funding campaign ever. We aim to…

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English version of Climate Gamble now out!

The expanded, enhanced and excellent English edition of our book, Climate Gamble, is now available from Amazon.com.  In its 108 pages and plentiful illustrations, we explain why there is strong reason to believe that anti-nuclear activism is playing a huge gamble with … Continue reading

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Design against climate change – suggestions for a project?

They say crowdsourcing is the thing nowadays, so let’s try it out. A friend in California, who happens to be an excellent industrial designer, has for quite some time been interested in climate change and related issues. Recently, he asked … Continue reading

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Shares of electricity generation in four countries

Shares of electricity generating technologies in four sample countries. “Fossils” include coal, oil, gas and peat. “Clean” includes renewables (inc. hydro) and nuclear. Data from World Bank/IEA statistics. Might want to see this as well: Total electricity generated, kWh   … Continue reading

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