Archive for January, 2012

weak end reading: sustainability thinking on energy

John ThackaraJohn Thackara posted an annotated reading list for those interested in new thinking about energy (via doors of perception).

Thackara spent the last couple of weeks immersed in a pile of texts on what actuaries, physicists, and mathematicians have to say about the relationship between the economy and energy.

Turns out he's prepping for a talk he's giving in Philly at the end of the month at a seminar about architecture and energy.

Says Thackara, "If you suspect, but cannot prove, that modern life simply does not add up, you'll love these works."

Here's the list:

Published by Ken on January 9th, 2012 tagged Island Ecosystems | Comments Off