A woman of wisdom among the energy mandarins

| Mar 25, 2012

A woman of wisdom among the energy mandarins

Ask me who should facilitate Japan’s energy dialogue and the choice is easy: Junko Edahiro. Edahiro is a highly accomplished author, interpreter, translator, environmental journalist, policy consultant and cross-sector networker. She is also the inspiration behind several of Japan’s top environmental information networks, including ...

Gloom, doom — and Lester Brown's 'Plan B'

| Feb 26, 2012

Gloom, doom — and Lester Brown's 'Plan B'

Anyone who has read any of the 50-plus books that Lester Brown has authored or co-authored (in any of the 40-odd languages into which they’ve been translated) might easily imagine him to be another gloomy environmentalist. At least that was the kind of person ...