Associating sustainability with a political viewpoint is an eternally frustrating issue that threatens our chances of achieving a sustainable future, why is it so common?
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Preserving and enhancing Global Commons will require changes to systems of law, economics and ownership – an overview of existing and new ideas.
Natural philosophy for sustainability – science must recombine with its philosophical component to deliver the future we want.
Unless we ask the big questions, we won’t find the answers which meet the scale of the challenge we face.
A sustainable future depends upon our ability to perceive the limits of certainty, and to embrace the uncertainty that has always been there.
The motivation behind multi-capitals approaches is to highlight their value to the economy. Why not focus upon the value of the planet as a going concern?
There is plenty of evidence out there for sustainability and financial out performance, we must use such evidence to take us towards a brighter future.
Multiple capitals seek to expand the notion of value beyond money, cost and price. How useful might they be?
Out with the old? The “new” seldom really is new, built as it so often is upon the ramshackle foundations of the old – not upon fresh footings of its own.
The future evolution of business; Rejuvenative Enterprises will thrive upon the changes our planet faces, for the good of all.
We will have more than 9 billion people on the planet by 2050 – lets tidy the house for the vistors we have coming.
From Homo sapiens to Terra sapiens – becoming a true stewards of our planet just might be the defining challenge of our evolutionary history.
From shallow value to real value – markets need to be capable of valuing a common future as more valuable than a private present.
What hope for sustainability when short term, shallow value and sensation is prioritised over the long term productive capacity of the planet and humanity?
The concept of planetary boundaries is a powerful and seductive one, but also one that has limited utility for driving a sustainable world.
Optimism for a sustainable future might be pointless in cosmic terms but then so is pretty much anything when viewed in this light.
Scarcity may be a simple and effective way of generating price but it is fatally flawed as an approach to delivering a sustainable future…
This post presents a gentle meander around some of the issues and ideas generated by our modest proposal to explore an Initial Public Offering (IPO) for the Earth, an EPO.
Delivering sustainable capitalism – how the price mechanism must evolve.