By Katia Dmitrieva The world’s largest central banks are getting louder about climate change risks, and some of them are even starting to do something about it. Melting glaciers can seem like a big leap from monetary policy, but some banks say they have to respond to warming that has the potential to disrupt economies globally. […]
“There are so many different kinds of stupidity, and cleverness is one of the worst.” Thomas Mann, The Magic Mountain Paul Thomas Mann was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate.
What good is a house if we haven’t a respectable planet to put it on? . Henry David Thoreau, American essayist, surveyor, and historian (1817-1862)
“As we look at (achieving) zero-emission mobility, …our priority is electric passenger kilometers (the distance traveled by users/passengers in electric vehicles). And there’s no better way to deliver electric passenger kilometers in bulk than by using electric buses.” . https://qz.com/india/1766123/punes-e-bus-experiment-may-be-the-answer-to-india-transit-woes/ . Clay Stranger, Senior Principal-India at Rocky Mountain Institute, discussing the country’s plan to deploy […]
Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and destroy most of it. . Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, author (28 Jan 1873-1954) . Colette was a French author and woman of letters nominated for the […]