Sufficiency asks for the right measure. Sustainability will be achieved only through a threefold strategy. Eco-efficiency, enhancing the resource productivity, is broadly accepted. Consistency marks the transition to technologies consistent with nature. Both, as indispensable as they are, will miss the goal of sustainability if sufficiency is neglected.
It refers to lifestyles and business conduct bringing to an end the overuse of goods and thereby of resources and energy.
The leading questions of an eco-sufficiency-research are:
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