Entries by Mona Jensen

You want the truth? You can’t handle the truth! -Climate change denial, and how to overcome it

In this post, we’re gonna focus on overcoming climate change denial. This means we’re gonna talk about why addressing climate change feel overwhelming, and what you can do about it. Now we’ve established I’m a +30 cinephile, let’s dig deeper into the truth about climate change, and why we would rather not know. Before you […]

A short note on the Cowspiracy documentary

  Overall the movie hits a critical subject that should be addressed to a greater degree. I do however want to comment a bit on it: If you want to quote the movie while arguing for vegetarian/vegan diet, do not use the numbers given in this movie. Most numbers are accurate, but a few are […]

LEGO is changing the plastic industry! Here’s why Everything is Awesome.

I’m back! After 4’ish years of not blogging, I’m ready with a new load of subjects, articles, and explanations about sustainability and environmental behaviour. It seems fitting that I should write one of the first posts about something I’ve loved and cherished since childhood: LEGO. LEGO recently announced its investment of 1 billion DKK (150mio $US) […]

Great news! Dutch government ordered to cut CO2 emissions

Great news! The Netherlands just did something amazing in terms of climate policy. They sued their government – and won! I won’t go into details now, but in short, the lawsuit was brought under human rights laws by the sustainability foundation Urgenda, claiming that government need to take actual steps to prevent climate change, in order […]

Sustainable and the City – An eco girl in New York

The following post argues that there will be no transformation in the energy sector, until there is both a need in society for renewable energy, a willing government, and a public demand*. Being a sustainability geek, visiting New York City was a dream come true. New York City has one of the most ambitious green […]