Latest thoughts on a variety of tickzero topics

Blog: Economics does not hold the key to solving Climate Change
We had a hot week, but that’s not the problem. The Bonn Climate Conference last week prioritised financing and compensation for loss and damage, but that’s not the solution. Energy prices …
The solution space discussed at COP26 is unrealisable
If incumbent governments and incumbent high-emitting businesses are the main players in defining pathways to reach zero emissions, they will only consider mitigation options that are direct substitutes for the activities …
Learning from Turning
Just before lockdown, I was given an old lathe. I bought a beginners’ book on wood-turning and my home desk is now covered in offset bowls, wonky goblets and a harvest …