The Kākā Project: The economics of sufficiency
Chris Hipkins and Christopher Luxon believe recycling and owning electric cars will take Aotearoa to net zero. Environmental historian Catherine Knight advocates economics of sufficiency instead
The Kākā’s climate correspondentand had a chat with environmental historian and author Catherine Knight about why ‘feel good' actions like recycling and owning an electric car are unlikely to be enough to create a transition to zero emissions, let alone a just one.
Knight says comments like those from Christopher Luxon and Chris Hipkins1 in their firs…
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