Widely regarded as one of the world's most effective communicators of the urgent need to transition away from fossil fuels, the nationally recognized teacher, author and lecturer Richard Heinberg presented a free public presentation entitled "The Truth About Energy, the Economy and You" at September 17, 2010 at the Oleson Center at Northwestern Michigan College. Heinberg, a senior fellow-in-residence at the Post Carbon Institute (www.postcarbon.org), is best known as a leading educator on the limits of oil production and how increasing oil costs will impact our economic, food, and transportation systems. But his expertise is far ranging, covering critical issues including the current economic crisis, food and agriculture, community resilience, and global climate change.
Online streaming for this show ended on Thursday, June 30, 2011
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