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The Future of Oil & Gas – With Hunter Lovins and Dave Peterson

"A Public Affairs" on KGNU on Thursday, August 5, 2016. Hunter Lovins of Natural Capitalism Solutions and Dave Peterson, who has served on the Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission, discuss the future of oil and gas, including fracking, especially for Colorado. Listen to the entire show here!

By | August 5th, 2016|Blog, Colorado, Contributor, Hunter Lovins, Interview, LHL, Location, Press|Comments Off on The Future of Oil & Gas – With Hunter Lovins and Dave Peterson

Setting the PACE: New ways to invest in clean energy home improvements for low and moderate income Americans

Bill Ritter Jr The White House announcement today on Residential Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) is a welcome solution to a problem that has plagued states since 2010. It will go far toward helping all citizens, but especially those on a low and moderate income, to make efficiency improvements to their homes and lower their [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Articles, Blog, Contributor, Press|Comments Off on Setting the PACE: New ways to invest in clean energy home improvements for low and moderate income Americans

Roughly Right vs Really Wrong

Huffington Post L. Hunter Lovins June 2016 Hunter Lovins explains that when it comes to valuing nature, it’s better to be roughly right than really wrong. This article has been submitted as part of the Natural Capital Coalition’s series of blogs on natural capital by Hunter Lovins, President, Natural Capitalism Solutions, Professor of Sustainable Management, [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Articles, Blog, Huffington Post|Comments Off on Roughly Right vs Really Wrong

Leading for Well-being

Huffington Post L. Hunter Lovins February 2016   In a world beset with woes, people hunger for a sense of who they are, where they belong and what they believe in. Sixty million refugees are on the move, climate chaos is upon us, and the global economy teeters. Demagogues call for the worst in us, [...]

By | February 10th, 2016|Blog, Huffington Post, Hunter Lovins|Comments Off on Leading for Well-being

More Charging Stations Give Electric Cars More Range

Shelley Schlender January 2016 BOULDER, COLORADO— Neil Belmore and his son Matt are on a road trip from Toronto to Palo Alto, California - 4300 kilometers - driving without stopping for gas. They're powering up their all-electric Tesla Model S at charging stations along the way. Not too long ago, electric car owners couldn't plan [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|Articles, Blog, Colorado, Hunter Lovins, Interview, LHL, Press|Comments Off on More Charging Stations Give Electric Cars More Range

Understanding Public Opinions on Climate Change in the U.S.

Meryl Compton January 2016 With the recent year of historic climate action behind us, it’s now time to gain some perspective about where the general public stands on issues related to climate and clean energy. By carefully studying the full complexity of public opinions, and identifying significant gaps between mass public and expert opinions, it [...]

By | January 25th, 2016|Articles, Blog, Colorado|Comments Off on Understanding Public Opinions on Climate Change in the U.S.

Fear

Photo courtesy Bureau of Land Management Huffington Post L. Hunter Lovins December 2015 We've all felt it. Anxiety before an exam; the realization that we are about to be hurt, the sick feeling when kids with Kalashnikovs kill hundreds in the streets of Paris. Once, as the crew boss on a fire crew, [...]

By | December 22nd, 2015|Articles, Blog, Huffington Post, Hunter Lovins, LHL, Press|Comments Off on Fear

Playing Catch Up: The U.S. is Losing the Renewable Energy Race

Kendall Kraus November 2015 Photographer: Daniel Acker   No one enjoys playing catch up.  Why work twice as hard after falling behind if you are already at the top of the ladder?  Right now, the United States is at the top of the global economic ladder and has been since the twentieth century. [...]

By | December 14th, 2015|Articles, Blog|Comments Off on Playing Catch Up: The U.S. is Losing the Renewable Energy Race

Project Spotlight: Lyons, CO

Sustainable Recovery (by Toby Russell) It's been a long time in the making. Way back in August of 2013 Natural Capitalism Solutions won the contract to support the creation of the Lyons Environmental Sustainability Action Plan.  The vision of the plan was to create a document that would help guide Lyons on a path toward [...]

By | April 16th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Project Spotlight: Lyons, CO

Hunter's Corner: Traveling The Globe To Create a Movement That Matters

Hunter in China with New Economy movers and shakers Spring 2015 Where did winter go? My friends in the Northeast are pleased to see it move off, but for me it's been a blur. My main priority has been to push forward the creation of a narrative for an economy in service to [...]

By | April 16th, 2015|ASAP, Blog, Hunter Lovins|Comments Off on Hunter's Corner: Traveling The Globe To Create a Movement That Matters