100% renewable energy for South Australia

In this podcast, Associate Professor Mark Diesendorf talks about renewable energy, energy storage, government policy and how we can easilty achieve 100% renewable energy for Australia. "SA could transform its grid to one that is renewable, reliable and affordable – in the process showing other states how it can be done" says Dr Mark Diesendorf. BZE [...]

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AGL out, Alinta shows how and Flow shows the future – Beyond Zero Emissions radio show

This show was broadcast on Mon 17th October 2016. Today we hear from: Lisa McLean from Flow/Brookfield speaking from Disruption & The Energy Industry Conference on big buildings that are self sufficient in water and energy. Julie Lyford from Groundswell Gloucester Joseph Zane Sikulu from Pacific Warriors This Monday's show takes us to a rally in [...]

By | 2016-11-28T12:02:11+00:00 17 Oct 2016|BZE Radio, Community Show, Podcasts|Comments Off on AGL out, Alinta shows how and Flow shows the future – Beyond Zero Emissions radio show

Prof David Karoly calls for greater emissions reduction

Climate scientist stresses urgency. "Our climate is not safe now, so what does dangerous climate change mean?" BZE radio talks to David Karoly Professor of Atmospheric Science, School of Earth Sciences: Melbourne University. BZE Technology Radio Show: 16 Sep 2016: Podcast Broadcast from Melbourne 3CR Radio Karoly is internationally recognised as an expert [...]

By | 2017-01-29T16:33:04+00:00 21 Sep 2016|BZE Radio, Energy, Energy efficiency policies, Fossil fuels, Government, Political Parties, Technology Show|Comments Off on Prof David Karoly calls for greater emissions reduction

REV up Electric bikes

  Following the ATA's EV expo, we continue the theme with electric bicycles. Rebecca Lee from Melbourne company REV-Bikes provides electric bikes and conversion kits designed to get people riding bikes where they otherwise wouldn’t. REV-Bikes and 'REVbecca' encourages the use of recycled bikes for conversions, David Metzke from Dyson Electric Bikes explains that an electric bike [...]

By | 2016-11-28T12:02:37+00:00 06 May 2015|BZE Radio, Electric vehicles, Technology Show, Transport|Comments Off on REV up Electric bikes

BZE interview Gerard Wedderburn-Bisshop on climate change, deforestation and land use

Beyond Zero's Scott Bilby and Andrew Longmire speak to Gerard Wedderburn-Bisshop, from Queensland's Department of the Environment, on the relationship between climate change, deforestation and land use. This interview was originally aired in November 2011. http://www.designforclimate.bisshop.com www.worldPreservationFoundation.org http://bze.org.au/land-use-agriculture-and-forestry/ For a recent update with Gerard on the ZCA Land Use Plan, listen to the podcast from [...]

By | 2017-05-11T15:00:16+00:00 14 Oct 2012|BZE Radio, Land use|Comments Off on BZE interview Gerard Wedderburn-Bisshop on climate change, deforestation and land use

Beyond Zero interviews Miss Rebecca Dunn on solar thermal storage technologies

  Beyond Zero's Matthew Wright speaks to Rebecca Dunn from the Australian National University about solar thermal storage technologies. BZE Radio June 2011   Transcript Matthew: Today we are going to be talking to Rebecca, a solar thermal storage expert at the Australian National University. She’s a PhD candidate in solar ammonia thermochemical storage. More [...]

By | 2016-12-14T23:16:00+00:00 27 Jun 2011|BZE Radio|Comments Off on Beyond Zero interviews Miss Rebecca Dunn on solar thermal storage technologies

Jim Falk, Honorary Professorial Fellow at Melbourne University

Beyond Zero's Matthew Wright speaks to Jim Falk, professional fellow at the Melbourne School of Land and Environment at Melbourne University, about the pace of social, political, economic and cultural change within societies and the ramifications of slow change evident in the Fukushima nuclear disaster. BZE Radio Jun 2013

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Associate Professor Birgitte Hoffmann from the Technical University of Denmark talks about windmill development from social aspects for renewable energy revolution in Denmark

By | 2016-12-19T00:22:57+00:00 30 May 2011|BZE Radio|Comments Off on Associate Professor Birgitte Hoffmann from the Technical University of Denmark talks about windmill development from social aspects for renewable energy revolution in Denmark