Newcastle upon Tyne (2015)

We have an exciting line-up of discussions for Green-Thinkers during 2015 to stimulate the little green cells as follows: Feb: The Circular Economy and Business Resilience May: Sustainable Cities Sept:  ‘Regenerative Capitalism’ (John Fullerton)  Nov: Challenges in energy provision Advertisements

How to Spend $75 Billion to Make the World a Better Place? (Green Thinkers – 13th Nov 2014)

This month we are going all out to avoid confirmation bias, and reading the newly released 2nd edition of “How to Spend $75 Billion to Make the World a Better Place” by Bjorn Lomborg. No doubt a worthy question to ask, but will you agree with Lomborg’s analysis? If not, come and tell us how […]

My thoughts on ‘What has nature ever done for us’ by Tony Juniper

A group of us braved the floods on 5th December to discuss Tony Juniper’s ‘What has nature ever done for us?’ The following few paragraphs explain what I personally took from the book, and our discussion. I found a kindred spirit in Juniper. I grew up in awe of nature: I have an early memory […]