The promotion of electric cars is heralding “as radical a shift as [from] horse to motor”, think tank Forum for the Future says in a new report, Living in Nonlinear Times.

The report looks at the impact of seven transformative trends it has identified, including new methods of mobility and agriculture; responses to the impact of plastic pollution; changes in retail and consumerism; new forms of social organisation; changes in employment and work; and the impact of blockchain. The report outlines the best way to harness these trends to achieve a sustainable future.

On agriculture, the ...


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