Economy of Enough Webinar #6 and Webinar #7

Updates on the upcoming webinar #7 by Joshua Floyd on 3rd March and reflecting on webinar #6 by Dr Geoff Bertram.

Webinar #6 by Dr Geoff Bertram

“Our Electricity System, the Emissions Trading Scheme and the Climate Change Commission Proposals” (completed 17 Feb).

NOTE: This excellent presentation was unfortunately not properly recorded. However, much of the material is available from other sources which are provided below:

Also, an OCD member will be conducting a radio interview with Geoff soon on the Climate Change Commission, which we will make available on our website – stay tuned.

Thanks to the many OCD members who offered suggestions about how to retrieve Geoff’s presentation, and provided notes.

Upcoming Webinar #7 
"Tradable Energy Quotas: A Plan to Simplify the Economy"
Date: March 3, 2021
Time: 7.30 to 9 PM
Zoom meeting link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85098393869?pwd=ajBJWFp2azhZRmdUc0RGNmNwWGpIQT09

Meeting ID: 850 9839 3869
Passcode: 512305

Joshua Floyd is a researcher in energy and societal futures associated with the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute at the University of Melbourne.

Portrait of Joshua FloydJoshua Floyd

Joins us for a discussion of what Tradable Energy Quotas are, how they can help move us to a more sustainable economy, and possibly even contribute to mitigating Greenhouse Gas emissions in NZ.

Josh’s presentation will be based on his article (co-authored with Samuel Alexander) "The Political Economy of Deep Decarbonization: Tradable Energy Quotas for Energy Descent Futures"