When we think of technology we usually think of high-tech and big-tech, like robots and automated factories. However, hand tools and craft processes are technologies too. In a lower energy future there will be more use of […]
An article entitled “Robots could threaten up to half New Zealand’s jobs in next 20 years” highlights yet another problem with our economies. The problem is that workers are losing the ability to find jobs because […]
Lean technology is technology for well-being and sustainability.
The sustainability movement is often accused of being opposed to technology but the opposite is more true. Sustainability is tech-savvy and makes use of technology where it is […]
Isn’t that an oxymoron?
The Green Growth Advisory Group were asked to report to the Government on how to develop green economic growth, especially through increased exports.
‘Green growth’ is an oxymoron. A positive trade balance certainly […]