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Works by Amory Lovins

RMI Visitor’s Guide

The RMI Visitor’s Guide details the design and engineering of Amory and Judy Hill Lovins’ house. The Visitor’s Guide explains the strategy and economics underlying the design and construction of the house. Written in 2007, the guide does not reflect the extensive renovation completed in 2009.

Remarks on Acceptance of the Blue Planet Prize

In 2007, Amory Lovins had the honor to accept the Asahi Glass Foundation’s Blue Planet Prize—Japan’s top award in environmental science—from the Crown Prince of Japan. His short acceptance speech summarized Japan’s opportunity for global leadership in energy efficiency and renewable energy.

Nuclear Power: Competitive Economics and Climate Protection Potential

In this presentation to the Royal Academy of Engineering, Amory Lovins explains the economic and environmental impacts of nuclear power. By showing that companies and governments have cut energy intensity without the use of nuclear power, Lovins shows that nuclear power is not a necessary step in the fight against…

What Can we Do to Fix the Climate Problem?

This is an expanded version of an article that was published in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, in which Amory Lovins joins three other atomic experts in discussing ideas for how to curb carbon dioxide emissions, reduce global temperatures, sustain economic growth, and summon the necessary political leadership. Lovins’…