Back To The Land part 1 May 7, 2008Posted by Andreas in Environment, Politics, Society, South Africa, Sustainable Living.
With rising food and oil prices affecting the lives of more and more people around the world, the concept of peak oil is finally getting more airtime in the media. Last night the SABC’s “Special Assignment” screened a great half-hour peak oil documentary made for the South African chapter of the Association for the Study of Peak Oil and Gas. I’ve written a story on oil for the current edition of The Big Issue which I’ll post here in a few days. Here’s the first installment of a great BBC series, called Back To The Land, that tackles some of the issues and suggests possible solutions: