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The AFR Energy Summit 2017

This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 23rd October 2017 "Every parrot in the pet shop is talking about Energy Policy" ACCC But for a summit , a lot of voices were absent. Big Wind, Big Solar and the growing movement of citizens, intellectuals and NGO's demanding the rapid energy descent away from coal oil and gas. The [...]

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Rethinking Cement

Coming up ..... This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 16th October 2017 Rethinking Cement Guests: Jordi Bates, Kathryn Bennett, Michael Lord and Tim Buckley You may not have been thinking very much about cement, but BZE researchers have. Manufacturing cement makes up 8% of world carbon emissions and rising. Could it be made without these emissions? [...]

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Monday 9th Oct 2017

This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 9th October 2017 Carbon Sinking in Kenya Dr David Kimiti- Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya Climate blind Journalism from Texas to Bangla Desh George Monbiot-  Author of " OUT of the Wreckage" on misreporting Hurricane Harvey Professor Karin Wahl-Jorgensen- Cardiff University on Disaster reporting as climate changes. We continue our [...]

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Climate Action in New Zealand

This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 25th September 2017 – Show Notes References: http://www.generationzero.org/ http://zerocarbonact.nz/ http://www.vivideconomics.com/publications/net-zero-in-new-zealand http://www.mbie.govt.nz/info-services/sectors-industries/energy/energy-data-modelling/publications/energy-in-new-zealand

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CLIMATE WARS in a time of man made disaster 

This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 18th September 2017 CLIMATE WARS in a time of man made disaster  When millions are displaced by floods in Bangladesh we call it a "natural disaster". At the same time refugees are flooding INTO Bangladesh and we call it a human rights disaster. What sort of disaster is it when [...]

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Seaweed Farming

This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 11th September 2017 Guests: Dr Alecia Bellgrove – Deakin University Jane Hammond -Film Maker “A crude injustice” Nathaniel Pelle- Greenpeace Ocean Campaigner How can seaweed help us draw down the millions of tonnes of CO2 we emit daily? How can seaweed farmers, ruined by the Montara Oil Spill, [...]

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Podcast: Land Clearing: Part 2

“The majority of the Emissions Reduction Fund is poured into questionable abatement schemes to discourage land clearing, while mass deforestation cancels out any climate gains." (Mike Seccombe, The Saturday Paper) Guests: David Gallan - Director of the film “Understorey” Dr Mehreen Faruqi –  Environment spokesperson for the Greens in NSW Parliament Jessica Panegyres – Wilderness Society – National [...]

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Climate Wars

This BZE Radio episode was broadcast on Monday 28th August 2017 Tune in today at 5pm for Mark Butler MP, Christine Milne and Dr John Hewson on Australia's time-wasting 'climate wars'. How did we become the first country to repeal a carbon tax? How did we discourage investment in renewable energy and end up with costly electricity? [...]

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