An Evolving Exploration into the Head, Heart and Hands of Energy Descent
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- On Ebuzzing since: 09/05/2007
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This month our theme has been 'Celebration'. We have set out to explore 5 questions: Why do you celebrate? Why is celebration important? What are the ingredients of good celebration? What is the wider context for celebration? What is the personal context for celebration? We started by addressing some of these questions, especially the third one, in our monthly editorial . It reflected on...
Last year when I visited the US, Peter Lipman (Chair of Transition Network) and myself had supper with representatives from 3 large philanthropic organisations there. At one point, Peter asked “so do you invest in coal'” There was some discomfort around the table, and the reply was “no, coal is a terrible investment!” – the clear implication being that if it had been a good investment the answer...
One of the things I love most about working for the Transition Network is the cheerful disclaimer… “Just in case you were under the impression that Transition is a process defined by people who have all the answers, you need to be aware of a key fact. We truly don't know if this will work. Transition is a social experiment on a massive scale…” There have already been some posts from Transition...