01 Dec '11, 7am

The Archdruid is in top form today.

A whiff of pepper spray rising from a suburban big box store, a breathtakingly absurd comment by an American politician, a breathtakingly cynical statement from a Canadian minister: three scraps of data sent whirling down the wind unnoticed by most of today’s disinformation society, which are also three clues to the exceptionally unwelcome future the industrial world is making for itself. Let’s take them one at a time, in reverse order. On Monday, as a new round of climate change talks got under way in Durban, Canadian environment minister Peter Kent confirmed earlier media reports that Canada will refuse to accept any further cuts in its carbon dioxide output under the Kyoto treaty. Since Canada is one of only two countries on Earth that uses more energy per capita than the United States—an impressive feat, really, when you think about it—you might be tempted to believe t...

Full article: http://www.energybulletin.net/stories/2011-11-30/peppersp...

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The Future Faces of CSR Activism

csrwire.com 02 Dec '11, 4am

As part of the Quest for CSR 2.0 series The third principle of Transformative CSR, or CSR 2.0, is responsiveness . (We exp...

Toyota, BMW Form Long-Term Partnership to Develop Greener Cars

Toyota, BMW Form Long-Term Partnership to Devel...

greenbiz.com 01 Dec '11, 8pm

Toyota and BMW are teaming up for a partnership that will marry each others' strengths as the automakers look to expand th...

The Innovation Imperative Part 1: ICT Companies...

renewableenergyworld.com 30 Nov '11, 3pm

The balancing of growth and ecological sustainability — the defining issue of our age — may be resolved in humanity’s favo...

What might graphic designers like me end up doing in an energy descent future? Maybe something like this:

What might graphic designers like me end up doi...

energybulletin.net 03 Dec '11, 8pm

A letterpress bike print by artist Bittersugar on Etsy.com. My friend Cate Fitt, an artist and fellow blogger , shared a v...

And here's my latest piece for @TheGreenStylist - about the @sustfash Fashioning the Future Awards 2011

And here's my latest piece for @TheGreenStylist...

thegreenstylist.com 26 Nov '11, 3pm

The Centre for Sustainable Fashion is the London College of Fashion’s hub for a holistic, interdisciplinary, multi-level a...

Form C due date is 30 Nov! File your Form C now...

iras.gov.sg 29 Nov '11, 6am

Due date for filing of Form C Checklist to guide companies in filing Form C Common tax reliefs and deductions for companie...

Horschel one of many chasing future at q-school

Horschel one of many chasing future at q-school

pgatour.com 28 Nov '11, 4pm

Horschel one of many chasing future at q-school Nov. 28, 2011 | By Brian Wacker, PGATOUR.COM | PGATOUR.com Greenwood/Getty...

Japanese Firms Form Quick-Charge Network - EV W...

evworld.com 27 Nov '11, 3pm

Tokyo -- ULVAC, Inc., Kanematsu Corporation, Kandenko Co., Ltd., Suzuyo Shoji Co., Ltd., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., T...

America's Energy Future a Battle Between Entren...

renewableenergyworld.com 28 Nov '11, 11pm

As Americans transition their electricity system to the 21st century, they should ask this question: Does it make sense to...

The Future of Work

spectrum.ieee.org 07 Dec '11, 3pm

Sixty years ago, there were about 350 000 switchboard operators working for AT&T. Today, there are fewer than 20 000. Nowa...

+1 #LCD's Bright Future ~ 3 technologies improving TV's

+1 #LCD's Bright Future ~ 3 technologies improv...

spectrum.ieee.org 22 Nov '11, 4pm

Photos, from top: 3M; Corning; Alfred Poor LIGHT SCREENS: New technology from 3M [top] adds an extra layer to displays but...

@tannyatan Eelee showed me this today!

deal.com.sg 02 Dec '11, 1am

61% off 4D3N Bangkok Shopping Spree (Includes Return Air Ticket by Thai Airways + Stays at P2 Boutique Hotel + Daily Buffe...

Energy future lurks where sun don't shine | Pea...

peakoil.com 27 Nov '11, 8pm

Energy future lurks where sun don’t shine THERE are 300 days of sunshine each year at Villanueva del Rey in southern Spain...

Top Brands In Batteries And Solar Panels Easier...

altenergymag.com 25 Nov '11, 5pm

[Grants Pass, OR] - November 24, 2011 - Across the United States, many are beginning to feel the economy getting better an...

DTN Singapore: Avoid top-down policy making, urges MP: SINGAPORE: Veteran Member of Parliament Inderjit Singh ha...

DTN Singapore: Avoid top-down policy making, ur...

channelnewsasia.com 27 Nov '11, 9am

SINGAPORE: Veteran Member of Parliament Inderjit Singh has urged the People's Action Party (PAP) to create opportunities t...