Category: 21st Century

Sea Level Rise is Now! The State of Denial is Eroding

September 6th, 2016

Climate Change is real. It is happening and it is accelerating. There are many obvious indicators to see for anyone not holding a contrived political filter, those that still live in the rapidly eroding state of denial. Sea level rise …

A Major Energy Transition Has Begun

March 29th, 2016

[Note:  This column was originally published in the Shift Age Newsletter earlier this month] We are at the very beginning of the end of the fossil fuel era. The use of fossil fuels will continue for decades but 2015-2017 will …

The Macro Forces Behind Slow GDP Growth and Inflation in the United States

July 7th, 2015

 [This column first appeared in the Shift Age Newsletter #36 ] Ever since the end of the Great Recession a few years ago, there has been much written about the lack of both economic growth and inflation. Much of this …