Extra planets required!

According to a New Economics Foundation report, Britain went into ecological debt on Sunday, 15th April this year; i.e. the date when the country in effect overshot its own resource base and began relying on other countries to satiate its appetites… If all the other countries in the world consumed resources at the same rate as those of us in Britain, we humans would need to have 3.1 extra planets available for our plundering.


One Response to “Extra planets required!”

  1. Living beyond our means « Sumptuous World Says:

    […] When approached at a national level, then the calendar dates are different; the UK, apparently, already went into debt in April of this year. […]

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