Notes On A Death Spiral

Notes On A Death Spiral

The UK is a world leader in failing energy policy. Look on… ye Mighty, and despair! In the cult anime Death Note the Shinigami (Gods of Death) play with human lives.  A human who possesses the Shinigami’s notebook has ultimate power of death over anyone by...
DIE: Diversity, Integration, Energy

DIE: Diversity, Integration, Energy

Resilience is unlikely to be the outcome of the “Electrification of Everything” Electrification of Everything On one hand we know that energy security is not an absolute but is maximized by a diversification of sources. Indeed, an increase in wind and...
So Long, Nerds – A Meditation On Gaming

So Long, Nerds – A Meditation On Gaming

I’m taking a break from writing about energy today – sometimes you just need to switch off and clear your head. Seeing teenagers on their video games brings out a range of reactions – they “are a waste of time”, “full of gratuitous violence”, “disconnect...