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Even slower

  1. 1. ‘Joy of Slow, Low Carbon Travel’Ed Gillespie !LCC!January 2013!
  2. 2. The journey is the reward
  3. 3. MISSION  WWW.FUTERRA.CO.UK
  4. 4. IF  YOU  WANT  TO  SUBVERT  THE  DOMINANT  PARADIGM   YOU  NEED  TO  HAVE  MORE   FUN  THAN   THEY  ARE     (and  let  them  know     while  we re  doing  it)  
  5. 5. Complexity
  6. 6. "This isnʼt a gentlepersons debate, its a street fight against well-funded,merciless enemies who play by entirely different rules.""
  7. 7. age of problems! age of solutions!•  Poverty and inequity! •  Sustainable development!•  Epidemics and 
 health crisis! Social!•  Climate change!•  Biodiversity loss! Bearable Equitable Sustainable•  Financial crash! Environment! Viable Economic!•  Security threats!
  8. 8. Source: Loup Niboyet!
  9. 9. “We  are  not  blindly  opposed  to  progress…we   are  opposed  to  blind   progress”   John  Muir  
  10. 10. Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it Mark Twain
  11. 11. WILLINGNESS No Fly!IMPACT Recycling! No Plastic Bags! SINGLE ACTION BIAS
  12. 12. UK & International Aviation Growth•  180M flights in 2000 ⇒ 500M in 2030!•  13% of UK emissions (incl. radiative forcing impacts)!•  Tyndall scenarios by 2050:! •  Aviation = 50% allowable emissions (optimistic)! •  Aviation = 100% allowable emissions (pessimistic)!•  Wipe out efficiency/renewables gains!•  Worldwide traffic growth 5% p.a.!•  Worldwide air freight growth 6% p.a.!•  Global fleet to double in size by 2020!
  13. 13. Half the UKpopulation fliesat least once ayear and aquarter fliestwice or more
  14. 14. The irresponsible face of capitalism?
  15. 15. Plane vs Train London: Verbier. Time, Cost & Carbon Plane TrainTime 1 hour airport 9 hours transfer 2 hour check-in 1.5 hour flight 30 min disembarking 2 hour transferTotal 7 hours 9 hoursCost £100 RTN £275 RTN £30 Gatwick Express £60 Snowboard/Skis (+£10/Kg excess) £120 Airport transferTotal £310 £275Carbon 0.3 Tonnes 0.085 Tonnes
  16. 16. Flying versus Shipping Mode gCO2/passenger/km* Short Haul Flight 330-460 Long Haul Flight 210-330 27/3/2008 Large Bulk Carrier 0.63 Futerra RSA*Includes radiative forcing effects
  17. 17. •  45,000 miles•  31 countries•  381 days•  1.8 tonnes of carbon•  My UK carbon footprint = 2.58 tonnes•  UK average = 4.48 tonnes
  18. 18. WWW.FUTERRA.CO.UK
  19. 19. SOCIAL  PROOF  WWW.FUTERRA.CO.UK
  20. 20. WWW.FUTERRA.CO.UK
  21. 21. WWW.FUTERRA.CO.UK
  22. 22. THE STONE AGE DIDN’T END BECAUSE WE RAN OUT OF STONES
  23. 23. thanks and goodbyeed gillespie!@frucool!ed@futerra.co.uk !www.futerra.co.uk!

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