Peak oil

TransitionsTowns

Towns in transition

Monday, 8 August 2011

As world discussion turns to peak oil, towns and regions across the world are taking it upon themselves to prepare for the occurrence. Welcome to the phenomenon of the Transition Town.

DHDaryl-Hand

Daryl Hannah: The actress & the activist

Tuesday, 2 August 2011

Surrounded by the glitzy façade of Hollywood, Daryl Hannah’s real world is an eco-escape of green thumbs, biodiesel and environmental activism.

Food-oil-water

The three peaks

Friday, 15 July 2011

We have a tendency to treat our home planet like there’s no tomorrow. But it’s time to wake up to the three-pronged resource crisis – shortages of oil, water and food – that experts say lies just around the bend.

No parking

The end of the car?

Friday, 8 July 2011

Are we looking at the end of the car? In Europe now, cities are now creating environments that are openly hostile to cars. Commentators say we have entered a period of "peak car use" where there will be increasingly less dependence on cars.

Oil Rig

Peak oil and climate change

Friday, 17 September 2010

We are about to hit peak oil which is linked to climate change. Both need to be sorted out together.

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