Do more with less.I think most of us would do all these things most efficiently and most happily if politicians let us buy as we pleased.
Look for opportunities to improve efficiency of consumption, avoid consumption for its own sake.
See technology as a means to lifestyle and behavioral change, with culture shaping technology choices.
Focus on "prosumption" -- the ability of end-users to fabricate products to meet their needs and to collaborate on services.
Share information about about best choices.
"Punctuated equilibrium" -- major changes are a function of constant small-scale evolution.
Quality of life improved by decreasing environmental footprint through combination of decreased outputs and more efficient inputs.
July 12, 2005
Jamais Cascio of Worldchanging thinks consumers should ideally do the following: