Transition Info

For more information on the subjects of transition…


The Economics of Happiness

The Power of Community

Food Fight

The Story of Stuff

Transition 101

The End of Suburbia – Oil Depletion and the Collapse of the American Dream..

What A Way To Go


What is the Transition movement?

Hopkins, Rob. The Transition Companion-Making Your Community More Resilient in Uncertain Times. Chelsea Green Pub: White River Jct, 2011.

Chamberlin, Shaun. The Transition Timeline –For a Local, Resilient Future. Chelsea Green Publishing: White River Junction, 2009.

Hopkins, Rob. The Transition Handbook


Peak Oil

Bentley, R.W. ‘Global Oil and Gas Depletion : An Overview.’ Energy Policy 30, pp. 189-205.

Deffeyes, K.S. Beyond Oil : The View From Hubbert’s Peak, Hill and Wang, 2005.

Heinberg, Richard. The Party’s Over: Oil, Was and the Fate of Industrial Societies, New Society 2003

Heinberg, Richard. Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Decline. New Society Publishing, 2007.


Climate Change

Dow, K and Downings, T.A. The Atlas of Climate Change. Earthscan Books, 2006.


Permaculture Design

Holmgren, D. Permaculture: Principles and Pathways Beyond Sustainability, Holmgren Design

Bill Mollison



Sustainable Harvest International



Cato, M.S. Market Schmarket: Building the Post-Capitalist Economy. New Clarion Press, 2006.



Shuman, Michael. Going Local: Creating Self Reliant Communities in a Global Age.




News Sources

' .