The world, unwrapped

It’s been a minute since I picked up the pen but I couldn’t resist writing about what’s going on in sustainability – especially waste – right now. Since I started this blog, sustainability on the world stage has gone from a niche, first-world ideology to semi-mainstream table-talk. Here in Australia, the most recent propellant has… Continue reading The world, unwrapped

Brave New World

The state-wide black-out in South Australia on October 28th was a warning sign of the most dramatic type. Our energy systems are changing faster than we know how to deal with. And our politicians, try as they may, are struggling to keep up with the changes. The lights went out in South Australia on September… Continue reading Brave New World

Flying High

Do you fly? Me too. Whilst we have attractive sustainable options for terrestrial and aquatic travel, there are no realistic low carbon alternatives to air travel. We could take ships for international travel but that’s not very practical and only marginally more sustainable. At present if we want to fly, we’re stuck with the associated emissions. With 2%… Continue reading Flying High