The way to save the planet: shrink the economy
Green (Living) Review
AUGUST 5, 2015
That makes sense; less economic activity lowers carbon emissions. Our current economic system, based on growth, can't adjust to this fact. This makes sense: if applied globally these actions, in combination with conservation, would significantly decrease economic activity, and thus lower carbon emissions. The oil and gas industry claims that the 11 percent drop in reported U.S.