Going to extremes

Heinberg, Richard
July 2008
Ecologist;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p17
This article discusses the contrast between high and low technology solutions to environmentally friendly living. These two approaches, the low technology version being called Gandhi-Green and the high technology version being called Techno-Green, are presented as experiments in post-carbon living that will inform the lifestyles that emerge when fossil fuels are no longer available. The social impacts of these two lifestyles and related efforts to control carbon output are described.


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