BZE Radio Technology Show Podcasts 2017-05-07T21:18:04+00:00

BZE RADIO Technology Show PODCASTS

BZE Radio’s Technology Show focuses on the science and technology that can reduce the impacts of climate change – climate solutions. It is produced by Beyond Zero Emissions and broadcast on Fridays: 8:30 – 9:00 am from 3CR Community Radio in Melbourne and aired on other stations around Australia.

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Nigel Morris talks Solar Analytics and Electric Vehicles

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Nigel Morris, Business Development Director at Solar Analytics, a real time solar energy system monitoring platform. Nigel Morris is a 25 year solar industry veteran, industry advocate and talks about the integration of Electric Vehicles (EVs) in our homes, He also busts [...]

17 Feb 2018|Technology Show|

WePower Blockchain-Powered green energy platform

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham speak to Nikolaj Martyniuk, CEO and co-founder of WePower, a Blockchain-Powered green energy platform. "WePower enables renewable energy producers to raise capital by issuing their own energy tokens. These tokens represent energy they commit to produce and deliver. Energy tokenization [...]

14 Feb 2018|Technology Show|

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, [...]

10 Feb 2018|Technology Show|

Repowering WA with Sustainable Energy Now (SEN)

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

03 Feb 2018|Technology Show|

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 [...]

16 Dec 2017|Technology Show|

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 [...]

15 Dec 2017|Technology Show|

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 [...]

14 Dec 2017|Technology Show|

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 [...]

06 Dec 2017|Technology Show|

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 [...]

05 Dec 2017|Technology Show|

A/Professor James Watson UQ – climate actions are needed now to save species

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Associate Professor James Watson is Principal Research Fellow, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, at University of Queensland (UQ) and Director of Science and Research Initiative at the Wildlife Conservation Society. James was recently elected the global president of the Society for Conservation Biology. He is [...]

01 Dec 2017|Technology Show|

Prof Will Steffen: Accelerating Climate Action

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Professor Will Steffen, of the Fenner School of Environment & Society at ANU, about the human impacts of climate change. Australia’s critical window of opportunity to tackle climate change is closing, with a new landmark report, Critical Decade 2017: Accelerating Climate Action, from the Prof [...]

24 Nov 2017|Technology Show|

Lane Crockett talks renewables investment & energy policy

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham talk to Lane Crockett, Head of Renewable Energy Infrastructure at Impact Investment Group and previously Executive GM at Pacific Hydro. Lane manages successful investment products for solar farms, wind farms, and green buildings. He provides insights into the federal [...]

23 Nov 2017|Technology Show|

Tony Pfeiffer, Enova Energy, community-owned retailer

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Tony Pfeiffer, new Managing Director of Enova Energy, Australia's first community-owned renewable energy retailer. Tony talks about Enova's growth and expanding contribution to the country's clean energy target, despite the political issues in the federal government. "In many places around Australia similar local [...]

19 Nov 2017|Technology Show|

ENA’s renewable energy maps – Dr Stuart Johnston part 2

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Dr Stuart Johnston, Executive Director, Assets and Network Transformation at Energy Networks Australia (ENA), for a return interview (part 2) due to popular demand. This time about ENA's network opportunity maps.  The Australian Renewable Energy Mapping Infrastructure (AREMI) web portal is a [...]

11 Nov 2017|Technology Show|

Dr Stuart Johnston: Electricity Network Transformation Roadmap

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Dr Stuart Johnston, Executive Director, Assets and Network Transformation at Energy Networks Australia (ENA), about his recent report on energy networks regulation and markets titled Electricity Network Transformation Roadmap 2017-27: A partnership between Energy Networks Australia and CSIRO.  The peak national body representing [...]

03 Nov 2017|Technology Show|

Dr Genevieve Simpson: network operators ‘pushing back’ on solar capacity

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio's Anthony Daniele and Matt Grantham talk to Dr Genevieve Simpson from the University of WA (UWA), whose recent PhD research, suggests that electricity network operators may be ‘pushing back’ on additional grid-connected solar capacity – even if there aren’t explicit policies or regulations in place [...]

03 Nov 2017|Technology Show|

ClimateWorks State of Electric Vehicles in Australia

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Clare Painter, ClimateWorks Australia's Project Manager and lead author of "The State of Electric Vehicles in Australia" report (June 2017). While EV's currently only make up 0.1% of the Australian vehicle market, the report found that EV uptake, policy and consumer attitudes [...]

29 Oct 2017|Technology Show|

Imogen Jubb – BZE Zero Carbon Communities

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio talk to Imogen Jubb, National Manager for BZE's expanding Zero Carbon Communities program. Imogen talks about the new Zero Carbon Communities Guide is for community groups and councils who want to see rapid local progress towards zero emission targets. "Our vision is an ever-growing network of communities [...]

27 Oct 2017|Technology Show|

Lily Dempster – The Neighbourhood Effect

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio speaks to Lily Dempster from The Neighbourhood Effect, a new not-for-profit organisation based in Canberra, whose purpose is to enable Australians to reduce their carbon footprints in a quantifiable way, by beginning a new habit. Lily is a 28 year old climate activist from [...]

14 Oct 2017|Technology Show|

Brent Clark & Ross McIntyre’s Wattblock cutting energy costs for strata by up to 80%

In this podcast, Beyond Zero radio speaks to Brent Clark, Director and Co-founder at ​Wattblock which specializes in cutting energy costs for strata by up to 80%. The analytics engine was designed and built by co-founder Ross McIntyre. Wattblock uses data analytics to estimate energy waste in buildings by comparing [...]

14 Oct 2017|Technology Show|