As a kid, I loved dinosaurs, I loved space, and trains. My entire life revolved around these very different hobbies during my formative years. Soon, space became the focus of all my attention. I watched movies like Apollo 13, 2001, and Star Wars, among others. I watched documentaries like From the Earth to the Moon and For All Mankind. As I entered my teens, I found the famous Carl Sagan epic COSMOS: A Personal Voyage. My mind became an amalgamation of what… (more)
We can’t tell you how excited we are to release this next episode of the Rational Middle. It’s called “Energy’s Crossroads: Dawson Creek,” and it looks at one town’s (Dawson Creek, British Columbia, Mile One on the world famous Alaska Highway) challenge to resolve an issue where an impending drought had caused it reconsider allowing energy development in the area. Dawson Creek’s city management, along with their plucky city council delivered a bold edict to the energy industry: If you… (more)
We have just completed a massive update to the Rational Middle Energy Series which leverages new information available to us to keep these discussions up-to-date and fresh. The content and message are the same, but the data tables and other information graphics have been updated to reflect the latest numbers.
This is a re-issue of the original episode with updated numbers and graphics to reflect the changes in technology and economies. Otherwise, it is the same episode that was available previously!