Is Fracking Good For Us?

The John Ray Initiative is pleased to announce the publication of Briefing Paper No. 30 by the Chair of JRI, Dr John Weaver. “Is Fracking Good For Us? – Energy Security, Energy Prices and the Environment” presents the current estimations for the potential of shale gas provision in the UK, …

Hope for Planet Earth Resources

A Rocha have now posted all the talks and the associated resources  from the ‘Hope for Planet Earth – A Christian response to climate change’ tours in 2008 an 2009 on their web site: http://atyourservice.arocha.org/en/hope-for-planet-earth-a-christian-response-to-climate-change/ and JRI also have a page on this site giving some additional details, including how …

Enough is Enough

I have been reading Enough Is Enough: Building a Sustainable Economy in a World of Finite Resources, by the economists Rob Dietz and Dan O’Neill (Earthscan, Routledge, 2013) – part of the growing literature arguing for a steady-state economy. The authors sketch a comprehensive blueprint of the systems necessary for …