Green Office News: Scary times as the world’s appetite for oil makes its inevitable switch

It was announced recently that oil demand from developing nations has overtaken industrialised nations, a stark change in global resource requirements from just a few decades ago. More info is available here. With America experiencing a natural resource glut its supplies are now being shipped to other countries to sire their unwavering (and increasing) requirement for oil.

The possible scenarios this could lead to in the future are more than slightly frightening, we need to reduce our oil consumption as a planet to be with even a slight chance to keep global warming within manageable levels. For the future to be sustainable we need to be trading in renewable energy and leaving carbon where it belongs. In the ground.

Sign up for more green office news feeds from Wiles Greenworld to receive more information on London green office tips, environmental office and sustainability and also tips on how to reduce your carbon footprint. Our green office products and recycled office supplies are just some ways London offices can start their journey.

Green Office Tip:  Build your global warming knowledge to understand and help spread the message, organisations like us and NGO’s such as 350.org are great places to start.

This entry was posted in Environmental Legislation, Green Office Products, Green Tips, News, Products and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Both comments and trackbacks are currently closed.