Reliance on population growth is a hollow and blunt instrument to ensure economic growth
A carbon fee program would preserve the personal choice of how we live our lives
There is tremendous growth in wind and solar installations, with good reason—free market economics.
Trump’s First Year Slightly less than a year ago, I used this blog to provide an open letter to Donald Trump regarding the environment (http://blogs.nicholas.duke.edu/citizenscientist/some-thoughts-for-the-new-president/). My points were simple: Use science to base environmental decisions;Continue reading
The impacts of climate change are likely to cause a 1.2% decline in GDP across the U.S. per one degree rise in temperature (C)
Most people don’t think climate change will matter to them.
Some…..claim that…,,the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) increases the cost of electricity and kills economic growth.
Are lithium resources in short supply?
Sustainability will not be achieved with rising human population and increasing resource use.
Copper has been extracted from less and less attractive ores since Biblical times, yet we have not run out.