The 2013 Conference on Michigan's Future

Local Future invites everyone to attend the 2013 Conference on Michigan's Future: Energy, Economy, Environment set for November 1-3, 2013 at Crystal Mountain Resort.

The in-depth program includes speakers on wind power, fracking, climate change, renwable energy, economics, and much more.

Early bird registration is now open.  Save $100 by registering in August.

For more information and to register, visit the conference web site at:



Do The Math: Climate Action

You are invited to view the film "Do the Math" from Watch the 42-minute video filmed "from the streets of DC to the tar sands of Canada." It's a fast-paced story explaining the new math of climate change.



To find a screening near you, visit:


Exclusive! - Daniel Quinn, Author of Ishmael

This is a Local Future exclusive!


Award winning author Daniel Quinn discusses how to save the world with in an exclusive, uncut, one-hour high-definition interview.


Quinn is best selling author of Ishmael, Providence, The Story of B, and Beyond Civilization. In 1990, Ted Turner offered a $500,000 prize for the best unpublished novel offering positive solutions to global problems. Quinn submitted Ishmael, which was selected as the grand prize winner, by a panel of distinguished authors, out of 2500 entries.


Hot Topic:  Fracking


Learn about fracking with these current high-definition talks:

  • Jessica Earnst, scientist, Fracked!  A Personal Story

  • Kevin Heatley, restoration ecologist, Wells or Woods?

  • James Olson, environmental attorney, What Can Townships Do?

  • Curtis Talley, leasing expert, The Pitfalls of Leasing

  • Aaron Wissner, teacher, Concerns on Fracking

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Local Future - Beyond Sustainability

Local Future's Youtube channel features hours of exclusive video with visionaries, activists, and leaders including:  Daniel Quinn, Steve Keen, Joseph Tainter, David Goodstein, Richard Heinberg, Ellen Brown, Nicole Foss, Albert Bates, Richard Douthwaite, Randy Udall, Kurt Cobb, Aaron Wissner, Michael Ruppert, Megan Quinn Bachman, Pat Murphy, Matthew Simmons, Peter Bane, KMO, Ken Deffeyes, Kurt Cobb,  Leslie Glustrom, Thaddeus Owen, Ben Dyson, Stephanie Mills, Vern Ehlers, Julian Darley, David Korowicz, and Peter Sinclair.

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Thank You!

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