024 - Paul Hawken: Fearles Responses to Our Objective Reality
Paul Hawken started the famous Erewhon supermarket 53 years ago and went on to edit an important book that came out a little over 2 years ago called Drawdown: The most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming. The 100 most substantive solutions to reverse global warming based on meticulous research by leading scientists and policymakers around the world.
Paul Hawken is an environmentalist, entrepreneur, author and activist who has dedicated his life to environmental sustainability and changing the relationship between business and the environment. He is one of the environmental movement’s leading voices, and a pioneering architect of corporate reform with respect to ecological practices. His work includes founding successful, ecologically conscious businesses, writing about the impacts of commerce on living systems, and consulting with heads of state and CEOs on economic development, industrial ecology, and environmental policy. Paul is Founder of Project Drawdown, a non-profit dedicated to researching when and how global warming can be reversed. The organization maps and models the scaling of one hundred substantive technological, social, and ecological solutions to global warming.