Community Radio Show with Podcasts

EMERGENCIES

Monday 16th July 2018 Today's guests: Mark Crossweller -  Head of the National Resilience Task Force Jo Dodds - Councillor at Bega Valley Shire Council Rob Roggema - Professor of Sustainable Urban Environments UTS Are global climate disruptions finding us unprepared for some emergencies, even in countries with high tech warning systems?  Psychologists say it [...]

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PRO BONO- For the common Good

Monday 9th July 2018 Sarah Brenan talks about the role philanthropy plays in seeding climate action.  She admires the boldness of BZE with its reports showing the way to decarbonise our society. “Rethinking Cement” was one of our projects supported by the Hamer Family Fund and we talk about how brave ideas need to be [...]

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The Journalist, The Politician and the Community Organiser

Monday 2nd July 2018 Giles Parkinson This show is about the Energy Revolution from three points of view and what are the hurdles in its path. We chat to GILES PARKINSON about the Large-Scale Solar Industry Forum that was held in May.  Is Industry united about the National Energy Guarantee?  Does the Business [...]

By | 2018-07-03T10:14:27+00:00 03 Jul 2018|Community Show|Comments Off on The Journalist, The Politician and the Community Organiser

takayna/Tarkine

Monday 25th June 2018 Dr Bob Brown at the Sustainable Living Festival aroused the audIence to save the TARKINE.  He speaks to a young doctor perched as a protector in a tree to bring that remote forest to the city audience.  We hear from Jane Goodall about young people restoring the web of life or [...]

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Sustainable Transport

Monday 18th June 2018 Today Erin Jones talks Sustainable Transport. Starting with the potential of powering Melbourne’s trains with renewable energy with campaigners Pat Simons - Yes 2 Renewables Community Coordinator and Rachel Lynskey, Friends of the Earth's Sustainable Cities Campaigner. We chat with Richard McNeall a volunteer with the Tesla Owners Club of Australia [...]

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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 with the problem of global [...]

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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 people involved in this transformation. [...]

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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 more will cost less in [...]

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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 people who already do not [...]

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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 energy at Whyalla and elsewhere.. [...]

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