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One thing we have learnt this week- Iraqi oil

Oil and particularly Iraqi oil have been in the news this week. Of course first and foremost what is happening in Iraq is a humanitarian crisis.  Up to half a million Iraqis have fled the fighting, although there were reports … Continue reading

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Eco-Holiday

Eco-Holiday. After reading Neil and Andy’s book, my wife and I were challenged to rethink some of the consumer decisions we make and the impact they have on God’s world. One suggestion in particular that the book made which was … Continue reading

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One thing we have learnt this week- algae

This week I was going to blog about peak oil after I found an surprise article on it on a financial website, but then I found yet another one on algae.  We’ve seen it growing, the green, brown or red … Continue reading

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Can we cut energy bills? Part 3.

In the previous two posts in this series we examined some of the ideas currently being discussed to cut energy bills.  As authors of “No oil in the lamp” we think energy bills are just going to keep going up. … Continue reading

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One thing we have learnt this week – ebook

Our ebook “No oil in the lamp” is on sale in kindle format.  The partial updated ebook comes out at an interesting time with constant talk of fracking in the media, but also indications just in the news today that … Continue reading

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Review

Another good review for “No oil in the lamp” this time by Green Christian magazine. “The first thing that made me sit up was the review that read “Neil and Andy have set out the background to the issue of … Continue reading

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Carnival Kingdom – a short review

There is no doubt that in the 13 years since the millennium any optimism present then has faded. Economic crisis, the growing effects of climate change, ever rising energy and food costs have seen to that. These make themselves apparent … Continue reading

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Population

“In 2012 the Royal Society published a report “People and the planet” which looks at the whole area of sustainability, natural ecosystems, finite resources and economic growth.  It makes a number of general recommendations which fit in with much of … Continue reading

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The little green book

The little green book is new from a new publisher called “Wide Margin” books who published “Carnival Kingdom” which I will be reviewing soon.  This tiny book is written as a response to the state the planet is in as … Continue reading

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book excerpt

“There is no doubt that oil brings comfort and convenience to our lives today. However, our over-dependence on it has produced a way of living in which we are less dependent on one another and our relationship with creation is … Continue reading

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