Comhar, the Irish National Sustainability Council, has contracted AEA Energy and Environment, a major British consultancy, to analyse Feasta’s Cap and Share concept as a tool to control Ireland’s road transport emissions. The policy analysis part of the report should be completed by the end of February and, if the verdict is favourable, another consultancy, Cambridge Econometrics, will be given a contract to use its E3ME model to explore the effects that this use of C&S would have on the Irish economy in comparison with using a carbon tax or fuel excise duty to achieve the same result. Both studies …
Date: Tuesdays from 9th Oct to 11th Dec , 7.30-9.30pm
Venue: Cultivate Centre, Dublin…
Date: Thursdays 1st and 8th November, 7-9.30pm
Venue: Cultivate Centre, Dublin
The 2007 speaker was successful US social entrepreneur and author Peter Barnes. Peter's work explores how a "cap and rebate" system is our best bet for an ethical and economic framework to stabilise the climate. His previous career has ranged from setting up one of the first solar energy companies in California to pioneering the use of charity credit cards and ethical phone services at www.workingassets.com.
How can the political-economic regime be reformed to ensure that the environment and future generations are effectively represented? And what can we do to bring about the needed changes?
Feasta Seminar 13 November 2007, 11am-2pm
Venue : ENFO, 17 St. Andrew’s Street, Dublin 2.
Peter Barnes, author of Capitalism 3.0 and the 2007 Feasta lecturer
Mark Garavan, lecturer at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology and author of A democracy for an ecological age in the Feasta Review issue ‘Growth the Celtic Cancer’
Introduced and moderated by Senator Deirdre de Burca
Peter and Mark summarised their main ideas. …
Date: 24 November 2007, 11.30am – 1pm
Venue: ENFO offices, 17 St. Andrew’s Street, Dublin 2.
Notice of Annual General Meeting
10A Lwr Camden St
Company Registration No. 319430
The Feasta AGM 2007 will be held on
Saturday November 24th, 11.30am – 1pm
17 St Andrews’ St
1. Minutes of 2006 AGM
2. Adoption of 2006 Accounts
3. Financial update
4. Appointment of Auditor
5. Adoption of Budget 2007
6. Appointment of Directors
7. Annual Review
8. Any Other Business
Note : The “Annual Review” is designed to bring …