Thanks to innovation and technological decoupling, an average American today is more than twice as wealthy as an average American was the year The Population Bomb was published, yet generates 30 percent fewer carbon emissions and uses 50 percent less land for their diet.
Sounds like it’s more innovation and technological decoupling that is required then, eh? And what do we know about innovation? That it is capitalist and market societies which best drive it forward. So there’s our plan then…..