Al Gore calls for 350ppm in Poznan meaning too much carbon in the atmosphere already

As governments come to grips with the very difficult work that has to be performed in order to reach even a goal of 450 parts per million, the task can seem very daunting. But for those of us who do understand that the goal should be tougher still, let us remember that the early steps [...]

By | 15 Dec 2008|News Articles|Comments Off on Al Gore calls for 350ppm in Poznan meaning too much carbon in the atmosphere already

Ian Dunlop calls for an emergency, nation building response to climate change

This month’s quest speaker is Ian Dunlop. Business is perceived as being resistant to policies to seriously reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and nowhere more so than in the fossil fuel & emissions intensive industries. Ian Dunlop is one of Australia's most prominent and respected business leaders. He has been a senior oil, gas and coal [...]

By | 30 Nov 2008|Discussion Group|Comments Off on Ian Dunlop calls for an emergency, nation building response to climate change

Retrofitting existing houses for energy efficiency

This month’s quest speakers are Lyn and Maurice Beinat. The discussion group will examine how to improve the low energy efficiency standards of Australia’s existing housing stock. Currently, energy-intensive heating and cooling of homes cause high levels of greenhouse gas emissions. Who better to discuss these issues than people who are already out there doing [...]

By | 04 Nov 2008|Discussion Group|Comments Off on Retrofitting existing houses for energy efficiency

Hugh Outhred’s vision for the extensive deployment of wind energy in Australia

This month’s quest speaker is Associate Professor Hugh Outhred. Associate Professor Hugh Outhred of the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications at UNSW has been involved in electricity restructuring, energy planning and renewable energy in Australia since the 1970's. He will speak about the possibilities for the extensive deployment of wind energy in Australia, as [...]

By | 05 Oct 2008|Discussion Group|Comments Off on Hugh Outhred’s vision for the extensive deployment of wind energy in Australia

IPCC scientist Prof. David Karoly talks to Beyond Zero about latest climate science and updated development of climate policies for Victorian Government

By | 02 Oct 2008|Technology Show|Comments Off on IPCC scientist Prof. David Karoly talks to Beyond Zero about latest climate science and updated development of climate policies for Victorian Government

Beyond Zero talks to Matthew Nott from Clean Energy for Eternity

By | 15 Sep 2008|BZE Radio|Comments Off on Beyond Zero talks to Matthew Nott from Clean Energy for Eternity

Dr. Mark Wanlass discusses the award-winning inverted metamorphic multi-junction (IMM) photovoltaic cell

By | 26 Aug 2008|Technology Show|Comments Off on Dr. Mark Wanlass discusses the award-winning inverted metamorphic multi-junction (IMM) photovoltaic cell

Adriana Downie talks about Best Energies pyrolysis gasifier and making bio char (Terra Preta)

By | 03 Jun 2008|Technology Show|Comments Off on Adriana Downie talks about Best Energies pyrolysis gasifier and making bio char (Terra Preta)

Interview with Arnold Goldman of Bright Source – A world leading solar developer discusses his solar thermal technology

By | 22 May 2008|Concentrated solar thermal, Technology Show|Comments Off on Interview with Arnold Goldman of Bright Source – A world leading solar developer discusses his solar thermal technology