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Leadership is number one driver for most sustainable business strategies in UK, says new study

On 8 October 2013, in Andy Le May, Featured, News, by Andrew Bennett
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Nearly half of UK companies believe engagement with business leaders will be the most important factor in successfully implementing sustainability strategies in the next three years.

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Films & Talks: Revenge of the Electric Car

On 27 May 2013, in Events, Featured, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
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29th May 2013, 19h00 for 19h30 @ Avalon Village, Hout Bay From the makers of “Who Killed the Electric Car?”, it follows Tesla’s industry-catalyzing role in the resurgence and rise of electric vehicles. Tesla gave director Chris Paine insider access to capture unprecedented footage of Tesla’s history and growth leading up to the launch of Model S, […]

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Films & Talks – Revenge of the Electric Car(CT)

On 13 May 2013, in Events, Featured, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
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Films & Talks – Revenge of the Electric Car. From the makers of “Who Killed the Electric Car?”, it follows Tesla’s industry-catalyzing role in the resurgence and rise of electric vehicles. Tesla gave director Chris Paine insider access to capture unprecedented footage of Tesla’s history and growth leading up to the launch of Model S, the electric sedan poised to turn the tide against the internal combustion mainstream.

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Films & Talks – Revenge of the Electric Car(HB)

On 13 May 2013, in Events, Featured, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
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Films & Talks – Revenge of the Electric Car. From the makers of “Who Killed the Electric Car?”, it follows Tesla’s industry-catalyzing role in the resurgence and rise of electric vehicles. Tesla gave director Chris Paine insider access to capture unprecedented footage of Tesla’s history and growth leading up to the launch of Model S, the electric sedan poised to turn the tide against the internal combustion mainstream.

'Anyone who says government can’t do this, or can’t do that, I say a pox on you' … environmental philanthropist Jeremy Grantham. Photograph: Martin Godwin for the Guardian

Jeremy Grantham, ‘We’re trying to buy time for the world to wake up’

On 3 May 2013, in Featured, News, by Andrew Bennett
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One icy morning in February, a train pulled into Washington DC. It was loaded with environmentalists planning to handcuff themselves to the gates of the White House, in protest at the building of a 3,500km oil pipeline from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. Amid the hundreds of placard-carrying protesters stood a somewhat incongruous figure […]

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Films & Talks: Capitalism – A love story

On 21 November 2012, in Andy Le May, Events, Featured, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
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With both humor and outrage Michael Moore examines the disastrous impact of corporate dominance on the lives of Americans and the rest of the world.

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Films & Talks: Vanishing of the Bees

On 10 October 2012, in Andy Le May, Events, Featured, Films & Talks, by Andrew Bennett
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Honeybees have been mysteriously disappearing across the planet, literally vanishing from their hives. They are critical for food production. Why is this happening?

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“Frack You SHELL”

On 25 September 2012, in Andy Le May, Blogs, Featured, by Andrew Bennett
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This was quite a common sentiment at the demonstration outside parliament last week.  Here we go again…  Multinational corporations raping our environment, polluting and poisoning it for profit.  The argument is not complex.  Fracking poisons our water.  That on its own should be enough for us to say no as we are facing a significant […]

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Films & Talks: FUEL

On 29 August 2012, in Andy Le May, Events, Featured, Films & Talks, by Andrew Bennett
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Showing 25 September 2012, 18h00 for 18h30 @ Hubspace Winner of the 2008 Sundance Audience award for best Documentary, Eleven years in the making, FUEL is the in-depth personal journey of filmmaker and eco-evangelist Josh Tickell, who takes us on a hip, fast-paced road trip into America’s dependence on foreign oil.  Combining a history lesson of the […]

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Films & Talks: The economics of happiness

On 16 August 2012, in Events, Featured, Films & Talks, News, by Andrew Bennett
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Showing 22 August 2012, 18h00 for 18h30 @ Hubspace ‘Going local’ is a powerful strategy to repair our fractured world—our ecosystems, our societies and ourselves. The Economics of Happiness describes a world moving simultaneously in two opposing directions. On the one hand, government and big business continue to promote globalisation and the consolidation of corporate […]