Environment

podcast

Alan Weisman, Author of "The World Without Us"

Size: 
32.2Mb
Duration: 
1:10:25

Alan Weisman, Author of "The World Without Us"

Alan Weisman's reports from around the world have appeared in Harper's, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, The Los Angeles Times Magazine, Orion, Wilson Quarterly, Vanity Fair, Mother Jones, Discover, Audubon, Condé Nast Traveler, and in many anthologies, including Best American Science Writing 2006. Read more »

podcast

Panel: How Green is Your City? The SustainLane U.S. City Rankings

Size: 
28.0Mb
Duration: 
1:01:10

How Green is Your City? The SustainLane U.S. City Rankings.

Appearing with me will be the ever-entertaining Director of the Department of the Environment for San Francisco, Jared Blumenfeld--abandon your notions of a staid city bureaucrat--and Ian Kim from the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights in Oakland, which is leading up a "green collar" jobs program for the city. Read more »

podcast

Rethinking Buying and Building: A New Sustainability Chain

Size: 
30.7Mb
Duration: 
1:07:04

Andy Ball, CEO, Webcor Builders
Beth Springer, EVP, Clorox
Dave Steiner, CEO, Waste Management, Inc.
Greg Dalton, Vice President, Commonwealth Club - Moderator Read more »

podcast

Clean Coal: Myth, or Reality?

Size: 
30.8Mb
Duration: 
1:07:27

Clean Coal: Myth, or Reality?

S. Julio Friedmann, Carbon Management Program Leader, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Ray Lane, Managing Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Bruce Nilles, Director, Beyond Coal Campaign at Sierra Club
Joe Lucas, Senior Vice President, American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity
Jeff Goodell, Author, Big Coal – Moderator Read more »

podcast

India: Deal Maker or Deal Breaker?

Size: 
14.0Mb
Duration: 
30:35

India: Deal Maker or Deal Breaker? Read more »

podcast

Down to the Wire: Confronting Climate Collapse

Size: 
29.1Mb
Duration: 
1:03:38

David Orr, Professor, Environmental Studies and Politics, Oberlin College

Due to our refusal to live within the Earth’s natural limits, we now face a multitude of problems that will have a severe negative impact on human civilization. Orr, an expert on environmental literacy and ecological design, further argues that political negligence, an economy driven by insatiable consumption and a disregard for future generations are only adding to our plethora of environmental challenges. Read more »

podcast

Stephen Schneider: What’s Science Got to Do with Climate Change?

Size: 
29.7Mb
Duration: 
1:04:55

What’s Science Got to Do with Climate Change?


Stephen Schneider, Professor of Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies, Stanford


Greg Dalton, Founder, Climate One


What risks does the changing climate pose to the global economy and how can we manage those risks? Rather than betting so much on a cap-and-trade regime for carbon pollution, Schneider says policymakers should fund more research to invent our way to a greener economy. Read more »

podcast

Henry N. Pollack, Ph.D: A World Without Ice

Size: 
27.2Mb
Duration: 
59:31

A World Without Ice: Man’s Impact on Climate Change


Henry N. Pollack, Ph.D., Professor of Geophysics, University of Michigan Read more »

podcast

Tim Flannery: Now or Never

Size: 
28.2Mb
Duration: 
1:01:41

Tim Flannery

Chairman, Copenhagen Climate Council; Author, Now or Never: Why We Must Act Now to End Climate Change and Create a Sustainable Future

Greg Dalton, Founder, Climate One - Moderator Read more »

podcast

EPA + You = A Greener Future. Lisa Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Size: 
30.6Mb
Duration: 
1:06:53

EPA + You = A Greener Future

Lisa Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Read more »

Syndicate content