Energy Currency

Energy Currency

The following links are to various sites that discuss the alternative of energy currency, consisting of, or convertible, to units of energy. See also Digital Currency.

  1. Energy-Backed Currencies — Proposal to denominate international trade not in dollars or other national currency, but in energy units.
    • Energy Standard — Proposal to denominate international trade not in dollars or other national currency, but in energy units.
  2. Return to gold? — Argues against gold as a viable backing for currency in today's economy.
  3. Energy Backed Money vs. Gold Standard vs. Fiat Currency — Chapter 7 of Proposal to denominate currency in energy units.
  4. Banking on Energy, by Chris Cook, Former Director of the International Petroleum Exchange — The Oil Drum, discussion about energy alternatives.
  5. Is an "Energy-Linked" Currency in the Cards?, by Izabella Kaminska — Advisor Analyst, discussion about energy alternatives.
  6. Energy-Backed Currency, by Jeff Eisen, Ph.D. — The Evolutionary Advantages.
  7. Energy Currency — Article in Appropedia, a wiki devoted to "appropriate" technology.
  8. Energy Backed Money instead of Gold? — Discussion on the Daily Paul for Ron Paul supporters.
  9. The Perfect Currency — Proposal to use energy units for currency.
  10. Local currencies — Wikipedia article, with links to alternatives.
  11. Energy backed currency — Google search results.
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Original URL: http://www.constitution.org/enercur.htm
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Jon Roland of the Constitution Society
Original date: 2011/5/15 — 


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