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Rob Hopkins:
Transition to a world without oil

TEDGlobal 2009 · 16:40 · Filmed Jul 2009
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Rob Hopkins: Transition to a world without oil
16:40 · Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 · Subtitles available in 21 languages

Rob Hopkins reminds us that the oil our world depends on is steadily running out. He proposes a unique solution to this problem — the Transition response, where we prepare ourselves for life without oil and sacrifice our luxuries to build systems and communities that are completely independent of fossil fuels.

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Rob Hopkins is the founder of the Transition movement, a radically hopeful and community-driven approach to creating societies independent of fossil fuel. Full bio
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