Chapter Titles

Foreword                                                                                                                           

Section 1: Understanding Carbon and its Impacts

  1. Why is it so Difficult?
  2. The Perfect Storm
  3. Carbon Literacy
  4. The Impact of Humans
  5. It’s more than Carbon – Wildlife too

Section 2: Ten Building Blocks to make better Carbon Choices

Introduction                                                                                                      

  1. Think Long-term
  2. Economics: Price is King                                                                
  3. Sensible Regulations
  4. Good Design
  5. Targeted Innovation                                
  6. Targeted Investment                                                                                
  7. Education, Jobs and Training
  8. Behaviour Change - Consumption
  9. Local Communities
  10. Resource Efficiency                                                                                

Section 3: Solutions - Applying the Building Blocks to our Lives

Introducing Five Common-sense Principles                                         

  1. Generating Electricity                                                                
  2. Our Buildings                                                                                
  3. Surface Transport
  4. Flying
  5. Tourism and Leisure
  6. Agriculture                                
  7. Our Dietary Choices
  8. Shopping and Buying Stuff
  9. Business and Industry
  10. Rewilding Nature                                                                
  11. Carbon Offsets
  12. Covid-19 Consequences                                                                                

Conclusions                                                                                                                                                       

Actions for Governments, Businesses and Individuals                    

A vegan recipe 

Selected References