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

Recent posts from Beyond Zero Emissions.

Latest Baseload Report – BZE’s regular news and updates

The is the April 2017 edition of The Baseload Report, the regular newsletter of Beyond Zero Emissions Inc., author of the Zero Carbon Australia program. Like to connect with us? info@bze.org.au NEWS: CEO Message Zero Carbon Industry Help us share our Zero Carbon Australia vision Renewable Energy Superpower [...]

By | 21 Apr 2017|Categories: Newsletter|Comments Off on Latest Baseload Report – BZE’s regular news and updates

BZE at Community Energy Congress 2017

27-28 February 2017 Melbourne Town Hall BZE and our Victorian Zero Carbon Communities will be attending the Community Energy Congress in February 2017. Please get in touch if you would like more information about the work we do - Imogen.Jubb@bze.org.au And here's a message from The Congress 2017 Organising team: Places [...]

By | 21 Dec 2016|Categories: Zero Carbon Communities|Comments Off on BZE at Community Energy Congress 2017

BZE Newsletter December 2016

NEWS: Remembering Jennifer Bates, Electric Vehicles report launched in Canberra, BZE welcomes new CEO, Victorian communities to join Zero Carbon Communities. Remembering Jennifer Bates Jennifer Bates, a much-loved BZE volunteer, was killed in a tragic accident on 14 December. http://bze.org.au/remembering-jennifer-bates/ In her memory, and to contribute to Jen's legacy, Jen's [...]

By | 20 Dec 2016|Categories: Newsletter|Comments Off on BZE Newsletter December 2016

Zero Carbon Australia Recommendations and Conclusions

To fully appreciate the context of the Zero Carbon Australia recommendations and conclusions, we certainly advise viewing the reports in full at the links below, or order yours online. However, for your convenience here we have provided brief excerpts and quotes from the conclusion and/or recommendations sections of each report. The [...]

By | 25 Apr 2017|Categories: Fact Sheets|Comments Off on Zero Carbon Australia Recommendations and Conclusions

Monday 24th April 2017

This show was broadcast on Monday 24th  April 2017 Dan Spencer interview: http://podcast.bze.org.au/storage/monday/mp3/170424_community_dan-spencer.mp3   John Lloyd interview: http://podcast.bze.org.au/storage/monday/mp3/170424_community_john-lloyd.mp3   Daryl Brooke interview http://podcast.bze.org.au/storage/monday/mp3/170424_community_daryl-brooke.mp3   Malcolm McKelvie interview http://podcast.bze.org.au/storage/monday/mp3/170424_community_malcolm-mckelvie.mp3   Imogen Jubb interview http://podcast.bze.org.au/storage/monday/mp3/170424_community_imogen-jubb.mp3   Tiffany Harrison interview http://podcast.bze.org.au/storage/monday/mp3/170424_community_tiffany-harrison.mp3

By | 24 Apr 2017|Categories: Community Show, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Monday 24th April 2017

Zero Carbon Australia Research Posters

Zero Carbon Australia research posters and snapshots are free to download and print, please use the following attributions: PDF  Wedderburn-Bisshop, Longmire and Rickards, 2013, Neglected transformational Responses to Climate Change  Presented at The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Radical Emissions Reduction Conference. Designed by Useful Design @usefulDesign     PDF [...]

By | 22 Apr 2017|Categories: Energy, Fact Sheets, Land use|Comments Off on Zero Carbon Australia Research Posters

Zero Carbon Australia Updates

This page contains the latest updates and upcoming events based on Beyond Zero Emissions’ existing Zero Carbon Australia reports. Coming Up –  July – EcoCity World Summit July 2017 - Zero Carbon Communities and Zero Carbon Industry workshops and talks May  - May 3-4th - The 55th Annual Australian Solar Council Conference and Exhibition - BZE's Melbourne [...]

By | 18 Apr 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Zero Carbon Australia Updates

Zero Carbon Communities Updates

This page contains the latest updates and upcoming events in Beyond Zero Emissions' Zero Carbon Communities program of work and showcases some of the strategies and accomplishments of communities undertaking this ambitious program. Coming Up -  July – EcoCity World Summit July 2017 - BZE will be showcasing the achievements of our Zero Carbon Communities [...]

By | 13 Apr 2017|Categories: Uncategorized, Zero Carbon Communities|Comments Off on Zero Carbon Communities Updates

Zero Carbon Industry Updates

This page contains the latest updates and upcoming events in Beyond Zero Emissions' Zero Carbon Industry program of work and showcases some of the work of Australian industries undertaking zero and low carbon innovation. Coming Up -  May BZE Research Director Michael Lord will speak at National Manufacturing Week July – EcoCity World Summit July 2017 BZE [...]

By | 13 Apr 2017|Categories: Industry, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Zero Carbon Industry Updates

Mark Diesendorf on South Australia and 100% renewables

This show was broadcast on Monday 3rd  April 2017 Mark Diesendorf is the Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies, at UNSW and author of How South Australia can function reliably while moving to 100% renewable power in  The Conversation.  Here he speaks about big picture demand-side efficiency, why it matters to renewables, how to get [...]

By | 12 Apr 2017|Categories: Community Show, Podcasts|Comments Off on Mark Diesendorf on South Australia and 100% renewables

Colin Seis

This show was broadcast on Monday 3rd April 2017 Colin Seis and his son Nicholas own and run the 2000-acre property “Winona” which is situated north of Gulgong on the central slopes of NSW. Here Colin is speaking three years on from the time of his project with the BZE land-use project, where [...]

By | 12 Apr 2017|Categories: Community Show, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Colin Seis

GreenSync launch deX renewable energy digital marketplace

In this podcast, Beyond Zero's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham talk to Bruce Thompson, GM Strategic Projects at Melbourne-based energy startup GreenSync, about the recent launch of "deX". "The ARENA funded Decentralised Energy Exchange — or “deX” for short — creates an open marketplace for the value of energy generated [...]

By | 04 Apr 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on GreenSync launch deX renewable energy digital marketplace

Climate Solutions Are In Our Lands – Colin Seis and Mark Diesendorf

This show was broadcast on Monday 3rd  April 2017 Joining the show was: Colin Seis - pasture cropping and carbon sequestration, from Gulgong NSW Mark Diesendorf  UNSW - South Australia and beyond Colin Seis and his son Nicholas own and run the 2000-acre property “Winona” which is situated north of Gulgong [...]

By | 03 Apr 2017|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on Climate Solutions Are In Our Lands – Colin Seis and Mark Diesendorf

Greensmith software optimising energy storage for grid reliability – John Jung and David Miller

In this podcast, Beyond Zero's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham talk to Greensmith Energy Management Systems' John Jung and David Miller, on their recent visit to Australia. They are partnering with local South Australian renewable energy and battery company ZEN Energy to offer utility-scale battery solutions. Greensmith's software offers multiple value [...]

By | 31 Mar 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Greensmith software optimising energy storage for grid reliability – John Jung and David Miller

Energy Storage & 100% Renewable Energy

WHEN: 6:30 – 8pm Monday 3 April 2017 Our guest speaker for the Monday April 3rd Melbourne Beyond Zero Emissions discussion group  is Dr Roger Dargaville, Deputy Director and Senior Energy Analyst at the University of Melbourne Energy Institute (MEI). Roger is an expert in renewable energy systems, global carbon cycles and climate change adaptation. He will [...]

By | 28 Mar 2017|Categories: Discussion Group|Comments Off on Energy Storage & 100% Renewable Energy

Climate Reality Leader & social change advocate Linh Do

In this podcast, BZE speaks to Linh Do, a social change advocate who has been working on environmental issues for the past six years. Linh is currently the community coordinator at Australian Conservation Foundation and in 2013 was named a World Economic Forum Global Shaper and Australian Geographic Young Conservationist [...]

By | 27 Mar 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Climate Reality Leader & social change advocate Linh Do

Record ocean temperature rise: Zeke Hausfather

In this podcast, BZE speaks to Zeke Hausfather, a climate scientist and energy systems analyst at Berkeley Earth, an independent temperature analysis project. BZE Technology Radio Show: 17 March 2017: Podcast BZE Interviewers: Kay Wennagel, Michael Staindl, Natalie Bucknell Interview recorded on: 17 March 2017 From Radio 3CR [...]

By | 27 Mar 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Record ocean temperature rise: Zeke Hausfather

Malaysia: Reducing Pollution and Adopting Green Technology

This show was broadcast on Mon 20th March 2017 The Environment Minister for Penang, The Hon Phee Boon Poh 彭文宝 and Federal MP, Dr Michael Jeyakumar Devaraj talk to Vivien about how Malaysia is working on its Paris Climate Commitments. MONDAY BZE Radio Mon 5-6pm TUNE in http://3cr.org.au/streaming LIVE 3CR Community Radio [...]

By | 20 Mar 2017|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on Malaysia: Reducing Pollution and Adopting Green Technology