labour

Every time we add our labor to a product or perform a service we expend energy and increase the overall entropy of the environment.  Every time we exchange money for a product or a service, the legal tender we use represents payment for previous energy that we expend.  Money, after all, is nothing more than stored energy credits…

Jeremy Rifkin. More here.

 

watercolour on paper,340 x 420 mm, 2013
watercolour on paper,340 x 420 mm, 2013