Arquivo de Tag: Sustainable Development

Ethics and Economics: An infinite game

Sustainability, ensuring the future of life on Earth, is an infinite game, the endless expression of generosity on behalf of all. Paul Hawken Whenever I tell anyone I am getting my PhD in… Continuar lendo

The Idea of Justice. Amartya Sen

Great book, by Amartya Sen. Found it looking for answers on my previous post: “What is fair?” I hope you will enjoy it, like I am. Amartya Sen The Idea of Justice 2009

Macedonia and Energy Efficiency

FYR Macedonia: Municipalities join forces to improve energy efficiency A DRAWING BY FIRST-GRADE PUPIL MARINA DANEVA FROM THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA REPRESENTING ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY ENERGY. (PHOTO: UNDP IN FYR MACEDONIA)  In… Continuar lendo

Geothermal Energy – Iceland

I always get really excited when someone develops technologies to obtain energy through other renewable sources. Iceland just had a breakthrough with geothermal magma-powered geothermal energy. Unlike wind and solar, magma-powered geothermal energy… Continuar lendo

Fair Trade for All. Joseph Stiglitz & Andrew Charlton. 2006

  Great book by Joseph Stiglitz and Andrew Charlton. I never have enough of Stiglitz’s books.   Joseph E. Stiglitz, Andrew Charlton Fair Trade for All How Trade Can Promote Development Initiative for… Continuar lendo

Cars and Solar Energy Power

I was reading the article “Is Ford’s Solar Car The Holy Grail For Renewable Energy-Powered Transportation?“, when I realized we are always talking about the future as something that is never going to come.… Continuar lendo