Free Energy Redux

No, this post isn’t about the LHC creating black holes, time machines, or perpetual motion – its an update on my ~2 year old post on Free Energy – where I reflected on what the environmental movement might learn from the free software movement…

Looks like environmental labelling, one of the ideas I discussed, is actually starting to happen in the UK:

What is your dinner doing to the climate?

Synchronously, this week I am reading an excellent treatment of the rise of transparency as a form of (meta)-regulation for my seminar on Transparency and Democracy

Democracy by Disclosure: The Rise of Technopopulism

Now I finally have the theoretical apparatus to completely obfuscate my ideas 😉

BTW – Happy Software Freedom Day!

/* reset the net - http://resetthenet.tumblr.com/post/84330794665/the-reset-the-net-splash-screen */