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

Recent posts from Beyond Zero Emissions.

Janet Rice and Vanessa Petrie: Australia’s EV transition

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Janet Rice and Vanessa Petrie about Australia's Electric Vehicles (EVs) transition "” [Photo supplied] BZE Technology Radio Show: 9 February 2018: Podcast Beyond Zero Emissions talks to Janet Rice and Vanessa Petrie BZE Interviewers: Laura Perri, Natalie Bucknell, Kay Wennagel, [...]

By | 10 Feb 2018|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Janet Rice and Vanessa Petrie: Australia’s EV transition

BZE Newsletter: February 2018

BZE ranks with the best Beyond Zero Emissions is now ranked 50th Best Independent Think Tank in the world, and the 25th Think Tank to watch in 2018! This is an amazing achievement that celebrates the impact of our volunteers and donors. Thank you, everyone. Carbon emissions from cement. One [...]

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BZE again ranks as a top international think tank

Beyond Zero Emissions is now ranked 50th, out of over 6,500 international think tanks, by The Lauder Institute at The University of Pennsylvania. BZE is one of only six Australian think tanks in this ranking.  Here BZE ranks alongside high-profile Australian think tanks, like the Grattan Institute. The Lauder Institute [...]

By | 07 Feb 2018|Categories: Award, Past BZE Event|Comments Off on BZE again ranks as a top international think tank

Dispatchable Renewable Electricity Generation

Dr Keith Lovegrove presents Dispatchable Renewable Electricity Generation Monday 5 February 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT Keith Lovegrove To open another big year for the BZE discussion group, held at the University of Melbourne, we welcome our speaker Dr Keith Lovegrove, Managing Director of ITP Thermal Pty Ltd. Keith [...]

By | 04 Feb 2018|Categories: Discussion Group|Comments Off on Dispatchable Renewable Electricity Generation

Repowering WA with Sustainable Energy Now (SEN)

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Alastair Leith from Sustainable Energy Now (SEN). SEN is an independent Perth-based association which promotes practical, affordable strategies for a sustainable global future by the adoption of renewable energy. BZE Technology Radio Show: 2 February 2018: Podcast Beyond Zero Emissions talks [...]

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CARBON RATIONS OR CARBON ALLOWANCES?

Mon 18th Dec 2017 How would carbon rationing work? Would it be forever? Would it hurt? BZE's Vivien Langford talks to author Stan Cox in Salina Kansas about his book "Anyway you slice it". Some people  are aware of the Climate Emergency, but others behave as if unaware. Australia's per capita aviation emissions for [...]

By | 18 Dec 2017|Categories: Community Show|Comments Off on CARBON RATIONS OR CARBON ALLOWANCES?

Dr Christopher Munnings CSIRO hydrogen & fuel cells

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Dr Christopher Munnings, Senior Research Scientist, High efficiency thermal & electrochemical technologies and project lead at CSIRO's Centre for Hybrid Energy Systems (CHES) in Clayton, Victoria. CHES is a state-of-the-art facility showcasing our substantial expertise and capability in integrating energy storage, renewable [...]

By | 16 Dec 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Dr Christopher Munnings CSIRO hydrogen & fuel cells

Engineer Clare Paynter wraps up EECON17 energy conference

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Clare Paynter, Graduate Engineer, Congestion Modelling at the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO). Clare wears many hats! Clare was Conference Chair for the very successful National Electric Energy Conference 2017 (EECON 2017) held in Melbourne recently and she is also on the committee [...]

By | 15 Dec 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Engineer Clare Paynter wraps up EECON17 energy conference

Chris Mrakas: solar for renters with Matter

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham talk to Chris Mrakas, CEO and co-founder of Matter Solar, a Melbourne start-up providing solar for renters. Matter was built to service Australia's 2.1 millions renters so they can get solar and a better energy experience. Landlords can install a [...]

By | 14 Dec 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Chris Mrakas: solar for renters with Matter

CHRISTINE MILNE  An activist life

Mon 11th Dec 2017 BZE radio has spoken often to Christine Milne because she has always been at events to defend the Renewable energy target, the clean energy package and to rid parliament of fossil fuel influence. Her memoir  shows "how hard it is not to become bitter about the [...]

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Simon Corbell talks microgrids and community investment models

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham talk to Simon Corbell, who was appointed as the first Victorian Renewable Energy Advocate in December 2016 (for the Victorian government) to promote the state's renewable energy sector, provide independent advice to the Victorian Government and assist the state [...]

By | 06 Dec 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Simon Corbell talks microgrids and community investment models

Dr April Reside – Threatened Species Hub and climate change

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Dr April Reside, a postdoctoral research fellow at the School of Biological Sciences, University of Queensland (UQ), who is  working on the National Environmental Science Programme (NESP) Threatened Species Hub, by finding refuges for Australian threatened species. April's prior PhD research focused on climate [...]

By | 05 Dec 2017|Categories: Technology Show|Comments Off on Dr April Reside – Threatened Species Hub and climate change

ANTARCTICA

Mon 4th Dec 2017 World Antarctic Day, December 1st- 2017 was celebrated by a huge Marine Protected Area in the Ross Sea coming into force. As the head of International Greenpeace Antarctic Campaign Frida Begtsson said “Healthy oceans take in vast quantities of CO2 and are essential in tackling climate [...]

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