Friday, November 27, 2020

Tag: The Inevitability Of DeGrowth

The Inevitability Of DeGrowth


by Charles Hugh Smith, via Peak Prosperity:
Even though we don’t know precisely how the future will unfold, we know a few things about it:

Of the 7.5 billion humans on the planet, virtually every individual wants to enjoy a high-energy consumption “middle-class” lifestyle. As a generous estimate, 1.5 billion people enjoy a high-energy consumption lifestyle today; the remaining six billion are aspirants hungry for all the goodies enjoyed by the 1.5 billion—all goodies based on affordable, abundant energy.