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Richard Heinberg on Snake Oil: How Fracking’s False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future

The Extraenvironmentalist Published on Feb 26, 2014 Recorded February 25th, 2014 in Vancouver, BC Richard Heinberg speaks on his newest book, covering the short-term nature of the recent North American oil boom and the financial bubble that supports it. Heinberg … Continue reading

Richard Heinberg from What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire

TSWabbit Published on Feb 27, 2015 This is the complete and slightly edited interview footage we shot with Richard Heinberg in 2005, in preparation for our feature-length documentary, What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire. OR: … Continue reading

Richard Heinberg: The Inconvenient Truth on Clean Coal

postcarboninstitute Uploaded on Aug 19, 2009 Richard Heinberg once again goes to the heart of the tough energy questions that will dominate public policy throughout the first half of this century. His new book, BLACKOUT offers a bracing analysis of … Continue reading

Conversations with Great Minds – Richard Heinberg – A Post Carbon Planet

The Big Picture RT Published on Aug 8, 2014 In tonight’s “Conversations with Great Minds” Thom discusses what a post carbon planet would look like with the Post Carbon Institute’s Richard Heinberg, author of the book “Snake Oil: How Fracking’s … Continue reading

Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Declines: Richard Heinberg

The twentieth century saw unprecedented growth in population, energy consumption, and food production. As the population shifted from rural to urban, human impacts on the environment increased dramatically. The twenty-first century ushered in an era of declines, including: Oil, natural … Continue reading

AFTERBURN: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels Post Carbon Institute | Richard Heinberg

The advent of fossil fuels changed the world profoundly (giving us everything from plastics and automobiles to global warming); the inevitable and rapidly approaching end of the oil-coal-and-gas era will likewise bring overwhelming transformation in its wake. My new book … Continue reading

The Law of Diminishing Returns & The Great Burning & Our Renewable Future| Richard Heinberg

The Law of Diminishing Returns postcarboninstitute Published on Apr 7, 2015 In this new short video Richard Heinberg explores how — in our economy, the environment, and energy production — we may well be. When previous societies have hit similar … Continue reading

Richard Heinberg from What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire

TSWabbit Published on Feb 27, 2015 This is the complete and slightly edited interview footage we shot with Richard Heinberg in 2005, in preparation for our feature-length documentary, What a Way to Go: Life at the End of Empire. Global … Continue reading

Richard Heinberg on The End of Growth — 2 Parts

Vince Franke Uploaded on Oct 31, 2011 Richard Heinberg on The End of Growth — Part 1 Q & A: Global Climate Change Environment Ethics Environment Justice

Richard Heinberg – Energy & Peak Oil, The Bigger Picture

Wakeymedia3 Uploaded on Apr 25, 2011 Energy usage in perspective. A series.of videos…. Global Climate Change Environment Ethics Environment Justice