Recommendation: Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans is “a gem amid self-help dross.”  (Tim Harford)

Quote of the Day

"We should be embracing energy efficiency and the low-carbon economy as fast as we can. Pick whatever reasons you like: jobs, national security, human health, money. Even pick the environment. But leave climate change out of it. We don’t need it. Any of it."

(Rob Jackson)

Chart of the Day

Energy use in the US: growth for everything except coal.