Debates

We’ve posted some documents for you to debate, discuss and disagree over! Use the comment function on the bottom of each post to get going. Simply sign in with twitter, facebook or create an account. If you would like to start your own debate please email alliance@jobsandclimate.org. We also have many debates running under our google discussion group- click here to join.

Corporate Power? No thanks

The machinations of the industry shouldn’t be allowed to spoil the case for nuclear power. By George Monbiot. Published in the Guardian…
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Extract ‘Ten Technologies to Save the World’

By Chris Goodall. An extract from Ten Technologies to Save the World, pages 272-276, published in 2008. If all else fails, can…
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Magic Bullets

The Breakthrough Institute argue that we need more R&D investment, triggered by Governments, in technologies to allow us to stop emitting greenhouse…
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Not talking about climate change: the other kind of denial

What is the main obstacle to taking action on climate change? Is it the vested interests in the oil industry and others…
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Putting the Personal First

Some of us have been struggling for many years with the ‘every little bit counts’ arguments and have been wondering how to…
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Prosperity without growth: economics for a finite planet

Here are the last few pages from the book “Prosperity without growth: Economics for a Finite Planet”, by Tim Jackson. This was…
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