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Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.

Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.

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Melbourne, VIC

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Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.

Language:

English

Contact:

Kindness House Suite 10, Level 1 288 Brunswick Street Fitzroy, Victoria 3065 +61 3 9415 1301


Episodes

THE NEW NEW DEAL

3/30/2020
30th March 2020THE NEW NEW DEAL from the National Climate Emergency Summit in Melbourne Town Hall Produced by Vivien Langford. Broadcast at 3CR and Radio Skid RowIn the month since these speakers were talking about transforming the economy,we have seen an uncanny slowing of our economy and cooling of global emissions caused by the pandemic. Now more than ever, we need to know how to use this opportunity to make a transition. Miriam Lyons Organising director from Get Up! On a vision for a...

Duration:01:01:28

Beyond Zero - Community - The Coral Gardener and the Greens

3/23/2020
We spoke with Australian journalist Paddy Manning about his new book Inside the greens.Reefs worldwide are under threat from overfishing, industrial and agricultural runoff and of course climate change. Today the Great Barrier Reef is a boneyard in comparison to its former vivid glory. Yet Fiji are two decades into a reef conservation effort that draws on traditional indigenous knowledge and modern science. How are they doing? Very well it seems. Dr Austin Bowden-Kerby is The Coral Gardener...

Duration:00:58:32

SNOWY 2.0 THE NUMBERS DON'T STACK UP

3/16/2020
SNOWY 2.0 THE NUMBERS DONT STACK UPProduced by Vivien Langford for Beyond Zero Emissions at Radio 3CR and Radio Skid rowPodcast by Andy BrittGuests:Bruce Mountain - Director of Victorian Energy Policy CentreTed Woodley - Treasurer National Parks Association and Energy expertGary Dunnett - EO National Parks Association and ecology specialist Could the Goverment's huge project called Snowy 2.0 be an expensive white elephant?These interviews were recorded in Sydney as the historic 2019/2020...

Duration:00:58:33

HEALING THE CLIMATE CHANGED MIND

3/9/2020
HEALING THE CLIMATE CHANGED MIND9th March 2020Producer: Andy Britt Interviews: Vivien LangfordGuests: Greta Thunberg, Dr Tjanara Goreng Goreng , Bruce Shillingsworth, Rev Glenn Loughry, Vanessa Petrie and Rhys Anderson "Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced" James Baldwin Greta Thunberg spoke to the EU parliament just 4 days ago. The speaker said "You meet politicians who take a photo with you and then do nothing." But make no mistake, "you...

Duration:01:00:07

ECOSYSTEMS IN COLLAPSE

3/2/2020
ECOSYSTEMS IN COLLAPSE2nd March 2020Presented by Vivien Langford from The National Climate Emergency Summit. Melbourne town hall.The speakers are three top scientists:David Lindenmayer - Professor of Ecology at ANU on Forest conservationCharlie Veron- Marine Scientist and world coral expert on a Noah's Ark scheme for coralsMichael Mann- Director of Earth System Science Pennsylvania State University, on Australia's extreme climate.Jo Chandler - Science journalist and author as Moderator.

Duration:00:59:24

FUTURE MAKERS and Transitions Film Festival

2/24/2020
FUTURE MAKERS - Transitions Film Festival24th February 2020Andy Britt:Production , Vivien Langford: InterviewsGuestsCarmen Modjito and Nir Tsafaty singing "House on Fire"Deborah Hart Author of Saving Eden on GLOBAL THERMOSTAT a film by Arthur RiffletZelda Grimshaw from the Australasian Theatre in Cairns on FUTURE MAKERSMark Pearson director of PILLIGA RISING

Duration:00:57:27

BUSINESS and TRANSITION FILMS

2/17/2020
BUSINESS COLLAPSE and TRANSITION FILM FESTIVAL17th February 2020. Andy Britt -Production Vivien Langford - InterviewsPaul Gilding - Author of Climate Contagion 2020-2025Heidi Lee - BZE Business and Industry ManagerJulian O'Shea - Film "Solar Tuk" Bob Brown - Film "Convoy"Bruce Shillingsworth - Film " When the rivers run dry"Christine MIlne - Ambassador for International GreensAt the Climate Emergency Summit 14/15th Feb, Paul Gilding showed that the threat of collapsing Fossil Fuel businesses...

Duration:00:58:57

Bush fires 2020

2/10/2020
BUSHFIRES 2019/2020Podcast:Andy Britt. Interviews and production :Vivien LangfordElise Papineau - Anthropologist and XR BrisbaneJamie Hanson - Campaign Manager-Greenpeace Asia pacificMark Ogge - The Australia Institute. author of National Climate Disaster FundMusic - Rachel Collis "Wired and Awake" and Kavisha Mazzella -Italian songsNSW Parliament Item:Simon Clough- Lock the gate allianceAaron and Fiona - Bushfire victims 2019David Shoebridge - NSW MP and climate activist 2020 was the year...

Duration:00:55:30

The Eco-Miser's Guide to Super

2/3/2020
In the Eco-Miser's Guide to Super we are looking at all the ways you can make money and save the planet from Climate Change:We Speak toTom Swann: Tom is a research assistant at The Australia Institute on a project looking at opportunities and obstacles for fossil fuel divestment in Australia. He is also a spokesperson for the Fossil Free ANU Campaign and a student in the Master of Climate Change. Last year Tom Swann published the report High Carbon from a Land Down Under where he confronted...

Duration:00:59:43

2019 The climate action year in roundup

12/9/2019
2019 The climate action year in roundupProduction: Andy BrittInterviews by Vivien Langford and Kurt Johnson As we face over a hundred Bushfires in Australia, the Madrid Climate Conference carries on and some Extinction Rebels go on hunger fast in order to get commitments from parliamentarians, we look at some of the campaigns that are hot at the end of 2019. Vanessa Petrie CEO of BZE talks about Australia's first Zero Carbon Factory. What we could do with 700% renewable energy and the...

Duration:00:59:40

CleanCo Queensland - the newest energy generator to enter the NEM

11/25/2019
2019, Nov 25thPresenter/Producer: Erin JonesGuests:Maia SchweizerCleanCo QueenslandChief Executive OfficerTimestamp- 01:54https://cleancoqueensland.com.au/Maia was appointed CleanCo’s inaugural permanent CEO in September 2019. She has extensive global experience in theenergy and infrastructure industries, including as a management consultant in McKinsey & Company’s London, Houston,Shanghai and Sydney offices. Most recently Maia held general management roles in the gas and retail businesses...

Duration:00:58:36

Collie at the Crossroads

11/18/2019
18th November 2019Produced by Andy Britt. Interviews by Vivien Langford Collie at the Crossroads is about a town 200 Kms from Perth where coal is on the way out.What will give new life and new jobs to this town whose identity is based on coal.Beyond Zero Emissions has researched a plan for the future beyond coal. James Kahn – A Noongar elder tells us about Collie in its heyday and his vision for Collie’s future. Jaime Yallop Farrant - Climate Justice Union. She has worked with the Collie...

Duration:00:57:35

HOW TO SURVIVE WITH REGENERATIVE CULTURE

11/11/2019
HOW TO SURVIVE WITH REGENERATIVE CULTURE 11th November Produced by Vivien LangfordWith help from Leanne and Andy at 3CR and Raul at Radio Skid Row Tonight we will meet climate activists talking about nurturing a new way of being together. Some have rallied and blockaded and written their body weight in submissions as emissions rise. Some are newly awake to the climate crisis we are causing and grieve the children they will never have. They realise we need a regenerative culture to prevent...

Duration:00:55:59

Resist! Part 2

11/4/2019
In this episode we looked at how climate movement embraced direct action. In the previous week scenes spread over television screens across Australia of the IMARC Blockade was a manifestation of a movement that has collectively realised that the traditional avenues of power and influence have failed within this country at generating anything like meaningful action on climate change. We talked to representatives of concentrations of direct action namely APSARA SABARATNAM from Blockade IMARC...

Duration:00:59:06

SACRIFICE ZONE: The story of gas from NORTHERN TERRITORY to NARRABRI

10/28/2019
SACRIFICE ZONE: The story of gas from NORTHERN TERRITORY to NARRABRIProduced by Vivien Langford in Sydney. Thanks to Michaela and Andy,3CR in Melbourne and Raul at Radio Skid Row in SydneyThe Beetaloo Gas Basin and The Great Artesian Water Basin are remote from us but tonight we hear the authentic voices of Traditional Owners and farmers. They want our help to stop new gas projects which will have local health impacts such as low birth weight babies and contamination of water. They came from...

Duration:00:59:49

Extreme Fires - The New Normal & ACE-EV

10/21/2019
Presenter/Producer: Erin JonesGuests:Greg Mullins - Climate Council - Councillor, Former Commissioner of Fire & Rescue NSWTimestamp- 00.07Greg Mullins is an internationally recognised expert in responding to major bushfires and natural disasters and developed a keen interest in the linkages between climate change and extreme weather events. He coordinated responses to many major natural disasters over more than 2 decades and retired as Commissioner of Fire & Rescue NSW in January 2017.During...

Duration:00:59:55

Electrifying Transport - Charge Together EV Council & SEA- Electric Commercial Vehicles

10/14/2019
Presenter/Producer: Erin JonesGuests:Behyad Jafari - CEO Electric Vehicle CouncilTimestamp- 03:44https://electricvehiclecouncil.com.au/https://fleets.chargetogether.org/We speak with Electric Vehicle Council CEO Behyad Jafari about the new tool - Charge together. Charge Together Fleets is a program to assist fleet and sustainability managers transition to electric vehicles and future mobility models. Tony Fairweather - SEA Electric - Group Managing DirectorTimestamp -...

Duration:00:57:49

Resist! Extinction Rebellion, despair and the Pacific Climate Warriors

10/7/2019
When we look back at 2019 I think it will be the moment the tide began to turn. From this year on we will no longer be tackling widespread apathy within the population but we will be directly taking on the system, the politicians and the corporations that are pushing us towards oblivion. Greta Thunberg - the woman of the moment has called out platitudes and empty gestures. Her uncompromising demand for action has rung out around the world and her demand for action has been heard by ordinary...

Duration:00:54:34

SYDNEY CLIMATE STRIKE AND NT POWER OF COUNTRY TOUR

9/30/2019
September 30thSYDNEY CLIMATE STRIKE Produced by Vivien Langford in Sydney. Thanks to Michaela and Andy in MelbourneSpeakers:Gadrian Hoosen – Garawa and Yanyuwa man from Boroloola, Pacific Warriors, Jean Hinchcliff, Tommy John Herbert MUA, President of Teachers’ Federation, ASU,PSA, ETU, CFMMEU, APHEDA, Parents and Grandparents and a Concerned Scientist .Music: Ready by Montaigne and New Orleans by David RovicsIt felt like an historic turning point. Not just the 100,000+ in the Domain but the...

Duration:00:55:41

A GREEN NEW DEAL FOR AUSTRALIA

9/23/2019
September 23rdA GREEN NEW DEAL FOR AUSTRALIAProduced by Vivien Langford at Radio Skid Row in Sydney. Thanks to Raoul, and Andy.Speakers:Naomi Klein – Her new book is On Fire- The Burning case for a Green New Deal Professor Peter Sheldon – UNSW Industrial Relations Research Centre “The Ruhr or Appalachia?”Jaime Yallop Farrant – Climate Justice union in W.AMichelle Maloney – New economics Network AustraliaProfessor Boris Frankel - MSSI – “Fictions of Sustainability: The Politics of Growth and...

Duration:00:57:28