BZE Blog 2016-11-28T12:02:07+00:00

Recent posts from Beyond Zero Emissions.

Volunteer Coordinator (Paid Position)

Applications close: 13 July, 2018. Employer: Beyond Zero Emissions Location: Melbourne The volunteer coordinator will work with the CEO to grow and mobilise a national network of volunteers. The role will be responsible for administering our volunteer management program and providing support for volunteers. See full details via Ethical Jobs: [...]

By | 21 Jun 2018|Categories: Position Ad|Comments Off on Volunteer Coordinator (Paid Position)

Tristan Edis: Green Energy Markets, policy & tech

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talks to Tristan Edis, Energy, carbon markets & technology analyst and director at Green Energy Markets. He is also Former Editor at Climate Spectator and Grattan Institute Energy Fellow, and speaks about renewable energy policy, politics and tech news. "based on the March edition [...]

By | 11 Jun 2018|Categories: BZE Radio, Technology Show|Comments Off on Tristan Edis: Green Energy Markets, policy & tech

Suicidal Planet “Out of the Wreckage, carbon rations anyone?”

Monday 4th June 2018 Tina Fawcett Tina Fawcett speaks to Vivien Langford from Oxford. She was involved in a UK Government report into the feasibility of Personal carbon rations. She wrote Suicidal Planet and thinks that by focusing on our personal carbon budget more people would engage realistically [...]

By | 04 Jun 2018|Categories: Community Show, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Suicidal Planet “Out of the Wreckage, carbon rations anyone?”

A/Prof Matt McDonald: Australian climate policy & international security

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talks to Associate Professor Matt McDonald, Senior Lecturer in International Relations at the School of Political Science and International Studies (POLSIS), at The Global Change Institute, University of Queensland. Matt researches on global environmental politics, international security, Australian climate policy and Australian foreign policy. [...]

By | 02 Jun 2018|Categories: BZE Radio, Technology Show|Comments Off on A/Prof Matt McDonald: Australian climate policy & international security

Port Augusta

Podcast of 28 May 2018 BZE played a major part in this story of Port Augusta which is turning from being a coal fired powerhouse to becoming a Renewable Energy Hub. BE radio presenter Vivien Langford took the bus from Adelaide passing hills resplendent with wind turbines and talks to [...]

By | 28 May 2018|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on Port Augusta

Imogen Jubb & Alexi Lynch: Council actions to reduce emissions in your community

Monday 4 June 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm AEST Imogen Jubb, BZE’s National Manager, Zero Carbon Communities, & Alexi Lynch, Business Manager at Ironbark Sustainability , will present on the new report: Australian Local Government Climate Review (2018) This review provides a comprehensive assessment of the actions Australian councils and communities are taking to tackle climate change, [...]

By | 28 May 2018|Categories: Discussion Group|Comments Off on Imogen Jubb & Alexi Lynch: Council actions to reduce emissions in your community

Jeremy Spencer: Passive Solar Design

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talks to  Jeremy Spencer of Positive Footprints, an award-winning building designer of sustainable dwellings, specialising in Passive Solar Design, Rainwater & greywater integration and more. "”  [Photo supplied] BZE Technology Radio Show: 25 May 2018: Podcast Beyond Zero Emissions talks to Jeremy [...]

By | 25 May 2018|Categories: BZE Radio, Technology Show|Comments Off on Jeremy Spencer: Passive Solar Design

Doctors for the Environment Australia / DEA

Monday 21st May 2018 The metabolism of our planet is sick. Doctors see the symptoms of carbon dependent economy in the acidic oceans,  heatwave deaths of mangroves,  bats and people,  plus millions of deaths per year from carbon polluted air.  We spend 2% of our health dollars on prevention. Spending [...]

By | 21 May 2018|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on Doctors for the Environment Australia / DEA

Prof Hilary Bambrick: health impacts of climate change

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talks to Professor Hilary Bambrick, Head of School, School of Public Health and Social Work at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane. She is an environmental epidemiologist and bioanthropologist whose research focuses on the health impacts of climate variability and change, especially on [...]

By | 18 May 2018|Categories: BZE Radio, Technology Show|Comments Off on Prof Hilary Bambrick: health impacts of climate change

PACIFIC CALLING: KIRIBAS and AMANDA CAHILL

Monday 14th May 2018  Amanda Cahill Amanda Cahill is the founding director of the Centre for Social Change.  She has worked extensively in developing countries and worries that climate change will force us to trust people who are just perpetuating a colonialist system.  The impact is falling on [...]

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Jonathan Moylan from Greenpeace and Matt Rose from ACF: climate emergency

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talks to Jonathan Moylan from Greenpeace Australia and Matt Rose from Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF) about the climate emergency and climate action. "”  [Photo supplied] BZE Technology Radio Show: 11 May 2018: Podcast Beyond Zero Emissions talks to Jonathan Moylan and Matt Rose [...]

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The town that said NO to AGL

Monday 7th May 2018 7th May 2018 BZE Community Radio Show with Andy, Kurt, Viv and Roger Giles Parkinson Giles Parkinson, Founder and Editor of REneweconomy tells Vivien about new developments on the desert road to transition. Sanjeev Gupta’s Green Steel investments will boost the need for renewable [...]

By | 08 May 2018|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on The town that said NO to AGL

Andrew Reddaway: ATA’s sustainability advice service, Sunulator & Renter’s guide

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talks to Andrew Reddaway, Energy Analyst at the ATA (Alternative Technology Association), about the ATA's sustainability experts and advisory service (which was recently recommended by "The Checkout"), recently published "Renters Guide", and the Sunulator, a solar energy calculator useful for initial assessment of making [...]

By | 05 May 2018|Categories: BZE Radio, Technology Show|Comments Off on Andrew Reddaway: ATA’s sustainability advice service, Sunulator & Renter’s guide

Councils and communities leading action on climate change

Local councils and communities are leading action on climate change in Australia according to a nationwide report released today. BZE Media Release Issued 2 May 2018 The Australian Local Government Climate Review 2018 provides a comprehensive assessment of the actions councils are undertaking to tackle climate change, along with the [...]

By | 02 May 2018|Categories: Community Project, Media Release|Comments Off on Councils and communities leading action on climate change

Podcast: Australian Local Government Climate Review

BZE Community Radio Show podcast 23 April 2018 covering: The Local Government Climate Review, Bill McKibben's Accelerate Speaking Tour, Sustainability Victoria on Victorians’ Perception of Climate Change. We talk to authors of the 2018 Local Government Climate Review, which will be launched at the Resilient Cities Conference in Bonn, Germany [...]

By | 01 May 2018|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on Podcast: Australian Local Government Climate Review

Accelerating Climate Action: Taking on the giants

Monday 30th April 2018 Accelerating Climate Action: Taking on the giants Bill Mc Kibben is in Australia. President Macron is also visiting and he calls for a removal of all obstacles as we scale up.(1) As new coal mines and gas wells open up in NSW ,Qld and NT, not [...]

By | 30 Apr 2018|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on Accelerating Climate Action: Taking on the giants