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A selection of books

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Featured Books

The End of Oil: On the Edge of Perilous New World
By Paul Roberts

Powerdown: Options and Actions for a Post-Carbon World
By Richard Heinberg

Acid In the Environment: Lessons Learned and Future Prospects
Edited by Gerald R. Visgilio

Apollo’s Fire
By Jay Inslee and Bracken Hendricks

The Citizen-Powered Energy Handbook: Community Solutions to a Global Crisis
By Greg Pahl

The Ecology of Commerce
By Paul Hawken

The Forgiving Air: Understanding Environmental Change
By Richard C.J. Somerville.

Global Spin: The Corporate Assault on Environmentalism
By Sharon Beder

The Global Warming Survival Handbook
By David de Rothschild

Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution
By Paul Hawken

A New Green History of the World
By Clive Ponting

The Party’s Over: Oil, War and the Fate of Industrial Societies
By Richard Heinberg.

Power to the People, How the Coming Energy Revolution will Change Our Lives, and Maybe Even Save the Planet
By Vijay Vaitheeswaran

A selection of Pastoral Statements and Messages

The Ecological Crisis: A Common Responsibility
World Day of Peace Message
Pope John Paul II

Global Climate Change: A Plea for Dialogue, Prudence, and the Common Good
Pastoral Statement
United States Council of Catholic Bishops

The Human Family, a Community of Peace
World Day of Peace Message
Pope Benedict XVI

The Human Person, the Heart of Peace
World Day of Peace Message
Pope Benedict XVI

Renewing the Earth
Pastoral Statement
United States Council of Catholic Bishops

A selection of articles

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Featured Article

“The Power of Green”
By Thomas L. Friedman

“Averting disaster: at what cost?”
By Jeffrey Sachs

“China tops CO2 emissions”
By Nicola Jones

“The Energy Innovation Imperative: Addressing Oil Dependence, Climate Change,
and Other 21st Century Energy Challenges”

By John P. Holdren

“Ensuring Energy Security”
By Daniel Yergin

“New Committee to Develop Campus Environmental Policies”
By Gail Hinchion Mancini

A selection of films

A Crude Awakening: The Oil Crash

Directed by Basil Gelpke and Ray McCormack
Released November 2007

An Inconvenient Truth

Directed by Davis Guggenheim
Released August 2006

Revolution Green: A True Story of Biodiesel in America
Directed by Stephen B. Strout
Released 2007


Directed by Stephen Gaghan
Released December 2005