Policy, Law, Economics and Politics - Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
This privately-owned website is operated and maintained by Creamer Media
We have detected that the browser you are using is no longer supported. As a result, some content may not display correctly.
We suggest that you upgrade to the latest version of any of the following browsers:
         
close notification
27 February 2017
Opinion
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
10 Feb 2017
 
 
Going beyond the Limits to Growth debate
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
The Limits to Growth (LTG) thesis was developed in the 1970s by a group of experts collectively called the Club of Rome. They used a computer (at that time, they did not have sufficient data or the...
 
 
27 Jan 2017
 
Why the future need not be so bleak
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
Sometimes environmental dystopia can obscure progress. As the global climate negotiation process moves along, it is interesting to see how the climate change and fossil fuel debate is beginning to...
 
 
09 Dec 2016
 
Climate change in the Donald Trump era
lOW-CARBON FUTURE
Donald Trump's Presidency will, no doubt, have a significant impact on the progress on collective action on the climate change front. The US President-elect has promised to rip apart any semblance...
 
 
11 Nov 2016
 
Decolonisation of science – what is it?
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
A group of University of Cape Town students organised a panel discussion on the decolonisation of science, which is also another way of saying that science should be Africanised. The YouTube...
 
 
14 Oct 2016
 
Why technological transitions happen
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
Sustainability theorists have generally provided broad and abstract descriptors of technoeconomic transitions, as they are focused on drivers that shift the adoption of new technologies, displacing...
 
 
02 Sep 2016
 
The future is bright for renewables
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
It is hard for people to appreciate the history of renewables if they were not there from the beginning. Renewables started way before the large roll-out we have seen since 2012. Back then, it was...
 
 
05 Aug 2016
 
Can Europe survive without Britain?
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
The European project has been long in the making, starting with the formation of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC), which involved France, Germany, England and others and formally came...
 
 
01 Jul 2016
 
What next for environmentalism?
LOW-CARBON FUTURE
This question – What's next for environmentalism? – arose from a reflection piece (which is available on the WWF-SA website) that I wrote for the Ecomodernist Manifesto (EM), which was launched in...
 
 
 
Opinion
 
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
 
 
 
 
 
 




 
 
 
 
 
  Topics on this page
 
 
 
Company
 
Gas
Continent
 
Country
 
Entertainment Award Event
 
Industry Term
 
Oil
Movie
 
Person
 
Region
 
Technology
 
City
 
Organisation
 
Facility
 
Province Or State
 
 
 
 
 
 
Online Publishers Association
Close