2. Collect and Store Energy
This is the second principle of permaculture. We thought about this on 17 June 2017.
We live in a culture where energy is consumed in all sorts of forms and often without a thought to where it comes from and where it goes, or what effect we are having on future generations.
As we delved into what we mean by energy – what it does for us. We went beyond the physics of the fuels and energy sources that underpin our lifestyles to also consider the energy that is needed to get things done in a wide range of contexts. We looked at issues of wealth and waste.
We considered where energy is wasted and could instead be stored in all areas of our lives.
Here are some outputs from our time: