Stories by David W. Orr

David W. Orr is the Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies and Politics at Oberlin College. He is the author of five books, including Design on the Edge: The Making of a High Performance Building. His next book, Down to the Wire: Confronting Climate Collapse, will be published this summer. subscribe to David W. Orr's feed

Posted on: Oct 15, 2013, Source: Worldwatch Institute

In the long emergency ahead, the challenges to be overcome are first and foremost political, not technological or economic.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2009, Source: Yale Environment 360

Our best course is to reduce the scale and scope of the problem with a sense of wartime urgency.