- pursue a rapid transition to renewable energy, paired with drastic cuts in consumption by the world's wealthiest populations
- enact global veganism to cut down on energy and land use
- inaugurate worldwide socialist planning to efficiently and equitably manage production
- welcome the participation of everyone--even you! Accompanied by a climate-modelling website inviting readers to design their own "half earth," Vettese and Pendergrass offer us a visionary way forward--and our only hope for a future.
Author: Troy Vettese, Drew Pendergrass
Binding Type: Paperback
Size: 8.40h x 5.50w x 0.90d
About the Author
Troy Vettese is an environmental historian and a William Lyon Mackenzie King research fellow at Harvard University. He has written on the history of energy systems, environmental economics, neoliberalism, and mass extinctions. His reviews and essays have appeared in n+1, Jacobin, Bookforum, Salvage, New Left Review, and In These Times.
Drew Pendergrass is a PhD student in Environmental Engineering at Harvard University. His current modeling projects focus on Chinese air quality and the impact of droughts on global food security. His environmental writing has been published in Harper's and Current Affairs.