Tag: Climate change


Transport: breaking through the impasse

Published 29 October 2014

ESSAY: Six arguments for innovation in transport.

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George Monbiot

Fracking with George Monbiot

Published 23 August 2014

Matthew Taylor brings together James Woudhuysen and George Monbiot for a head-to-head discussion on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) for the the BBC Radio 4 programme ‘Agree to differ‘.

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Energising the debate about climate change

Published 20 February 2009

Energise! eschews the misanthropic green ideology of restraint and explains how human action can solve a human-made problem.

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Global rivalries go green

Published 23 December 2008

Climate change will be a central part of government agendas in 2009 – and a rich source of diplomatic squabbles, too.

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Published 10 December 2008

Before the financial crisis of autumn 2008, soaring Chinese demand for oil led some commentators to predict a rosy future for renewable energy.

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Why greens don’t want to ‘solve’ climate change

Published 10 October 2007

Environmentalists are cagey about techno-fixes to climate change because berating mankind for its impact on nature is their raison d’être.

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Beware the New Parochialism

Published 7 August 2006

The Blair-Schwarzenegger and Clinton-Livingstone love-ins on tackling climate change summed up the Lilliputian localism of today’s Green lobby.

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