The Gradient is an independent medium for Essays published by Energies United. We invite experts from various disciplines and cultures to look at the concept of energy from a variety of angles and shed new light on the mental maps underlying our daily energy practices.
William Semple analyses what we can learn from indigenous cultures about unconscious energy relationships.
Prof. Sergio Ulgiati and Eric Poettschacher on the notion of Emergy and its power to shift our understanding of energy at large. (August 2016)
Martin Kirk looks at energy consumption through the lens of a worldview that radically opposes industrial logic: wetiko.
Zack Wood analyses structures of play as a means for creating energies that many people look for but rarely engage with. (March 2016)