29 Mar '12, 2pm

21 Lessons in Sustainability from the Great Depression

21 Lessons in Sustainability from the Great Depression

It was déjà vu all over again when I read Sami's recent post Sustainability Lessons from the Great Depression ; four years ago, when this Great Recession started, we did a major series on sister site Planet Green and a few on TreeHugger about lessons from the depression, and on the idea of frugal green living. And while the economists say we are climbing out of the recession, the new austerity budgets coming out of Washington, Ottawa and London ensure that the recovery is spiky and uneven, leaving many behind. It sure doesn't feel like a recovery to me and it is perhaps time for a refresher course in Frugal Green Living. First, a bit of a roundup in TreeHugger:

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/economics/more-sustainability-l...

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Sustainability Lessons from the Great Depression

Sustainability Lessons from the Great Depression

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