Posted by: Tony Carson | 17 November, 2009

Our Vulnerable Cities #3 — consuming the planet to death

The feel-good delusions of piddling reductions hides the fact that we need absolute reductions.

“If our ‘solution’ does not result in an absolute reduction in energy and material consumption and waste production, then it is part of the problem.”

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From a talk by one of Canada’s most eminent environmental scientists, William E. Rees: The Vulnerability and Resilience of Cities.

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