I’ve been thinking about the climate change and impact on people’s mental health. At present, at an individual level, we are experiencing a powerlessness of not being able to do anything much about it, or a frustration with politicians / governments refusing to do anything about it, or worse, doing things (as in […]
JOHNATHAN GREEN recently wrote an article about the media’s inability to report effectively on climate change on ABC Drum (6/12/2012), which has attracted comments from a broad range of climate change denialists. It provides a good opportunity for us to analyse where these people are currently with their arguments countering climate change.
There are 249 comments, […]
INFORMATION Communication Technologies (ICTs) generate a carbon footprint, and as these are being employed more and more, so will the size of their carbon footprint increase (see Is the Internet Green?).
On the other hand, ICTs can be integrated at many different points in other industries such as buildings, manufacturing, agriculture and transport to […]
WASTE is a by-product of consumerism, and it’s not a good thing from a sustainability perspective. In fact, it’s just down right wasteful!
The slightly terrifying issue is that there are no global statistics on the amount of waste we are generating. Globally, we just don’t know. Even here in Australia, the latest Australian Bureau […]