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Planet Philadelphia is an environmental radio show created by Kay Wood, the producer and host of the show. It has been broadcast on G-Town Radioat http://www.gtownradio.com/ since September 2015. Ms. Wood is now assisted in producing Planet Philadelphia by reporter Linda Rosenwein, who came on board in Spring of 2017. Planet Philadelphia is an independent locally produced show that provides professional interviews and reporting about the environment we all share while also providing a platform for local residents to discuss their environmental interests and concerns. The show tackles important topics, presents national environmental news, and gives context for information and perspectives. It makes a special effort to highlight connections between national/global issues and their implications for the local community. The show has a unique format. It combines a high level of community participation with interviews from national/global experts, a rare combination in an informative show. Planet Philadelphia airs 4:00-5:00 p.m. the first and third Friday every month on Germantown Community Radio 92.9 FM WGGT-LP Philadelphia, and live streams on http://www.gtownradio.com. All shows are also available as podcasts at https://www.planetphiladelphia.com/podcasts.

Planet Philadelphia is an environmental radio show created by Kay Wood, the producer and host of the show. It has been broadcast on G-Town Radioat http://www.gtownradio.com/ since September 2015. Ms. Wood is now assisted in producing Planet Philadelphia by reporter Linda Rosenwein, who came on board in Spring of 2017. Planet Philadelphia is an independent locally produced show that provides professional interviews and reporting about the environment we all share while also providing a platform for local residents to discuss their environmental interests and concerns. The show tackles important topics, presents national environmental news, and gives context for information and perspectives. It makes a special effort to highlight connections between national/global issues and their implications for the local community. The show has a unique format. It combines a high level of community participation with interviews from national/global experts, a rare combination in an informative show. Planet Philadelphia airs 4:00-5:00 p.m. the first and third Friday every month on Germantown Community Radio 92.9 FM WGGT-LP Philadelphia, and live streams on http://www.gtownradio.com. All shows are also available as podcasts at https://www.planetphiladelphia.com/podcasts.
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Planet Philadelphia is an environmental radio show created by Kay Wood, the producer and host of the show. It has been broadcast on G-Town Radioat http://www.gtownradio.com/ since September 2015. Ms. Wood is now assisted in producing Planet Philadelphia by reporter Linda Rosenwein, who came on board in Spring of 2017. Planet Philadelphia is an independent locally produced show that provides professional interviews and reporting about the environment we all share while also providing a platform for local residents to discuss their environmental interests and concerns. The show tackles important topics, presents national environmental news, and gives context for information and perspectives. It makes a special effort to highlight connections between national/global issues and their implications for the local community. The show has a unique format. It combines a high level of community participation with interviews from national/global experts, a rare combination in an informative show. Planet Philadelphia airs 4:00-5:00 p.m. the first and third Friday every month on Germantown Community Radio 92.9 FM WGGT-LP Philadelphia, and live streams on http://www.gtownradio.com. All shows are also available as podcasts at https://www.planetphiladelphia.com/podcasts.

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@planetphila

Language:

English

Contact:

215-844-5839


Episodes

Kay Wood, with Rabbi Julie Greenberg from 7/19/19 radio show

7/20/2019
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Continuing the discussion of feminism and the environment with Rabbi Julie Greenberg of POWER and what is happening here at home. Don’t miss the next Planet Philadelphia August 2nd. This locally produced environmental radio show airs 4-5 PM the first and third Friday each month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM Germantown Community Radio and streaming at gtownradio.com. www.planetphiladelphia.com | www.gtownradio.com

Duration:00:20:05

Mary Robinson - Feminism and Climate Justice, from 7/19/19 radio show

7/20/2019
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Mary Robinson - Feminism and Climate Justice, from 7/19/19 Planet Philadelphia radio show: In case you missed the Planet Philadelphia aired 7/19/19 with extra special Planet Philadelphia guest, Mary Robinson, former first female president of Ireland, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN Special Envoy on Climate Change, author, and currently Chairperson of the Elders, here’s the podcast. Don’t miss the next Planet Philadelphia August 2nd. This locally produced environmental radio...

Duration:00:37:59

Mary Robinson and Rabbi Julie Greenberg, Feminism and Climate Justice, 7/19/19

7/20/2019
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In case you missed the Planet Philadelphia aired 7/19/19 with extra special Planet Philadelphia guest, Mary Robinson, former first female president of Ireland, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN Special Envoy on Climate Change, author, and currently Chairperson of the Elders, here’s the podcast. Continuing the discussion of feminism and the environment, Planet Philadelphia host, Kay Wood, spoke with Rabbi Julie Greenberg of POWER and what is happening here at home. Don’t miss...

Duration:00:37:59

Heat Islands, Sophie Sarkar on 7/5/19 radio show

7/6/2019
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Heat Islands, Sophie Sarkar on 7/5/19 radio show by Planet Philadelphia

Duration:00:32:25

PES refinery fire and future Peter Winslow, guest 7/5/19

7/6/2019
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Peter Winslow’s interview from his appearance on Planet Philadelphia 7/5/19 about what's happening right now with the PES refinery, and what may happen to the very polluted refinery site going forward. The next Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show will air July 19, 2019. You won’t want to miss. If things go as planned, we will have very special July 19th. So please do tune back in then. If you’re off on vacation know that you can listen to the great G-town Radio programming by using...

Duration:00:23:12

Liz Robinson, Planet Philadelphia’s Harrisburg energy correspondent 6/21/19

6/25/2019
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Liz Robinson, Planet Philadelphia’s Harrisburg energy correspondent, on what’s happening in our state’s capital. She keeps on top of things and there’s a lot going on in Harrisburg that could affect us all. Broadcast on 92.9FM WGGT-LP and gtownradio.com in Philadelphia 6/21/19

Duration:00:08:26

Helena van Vliet and Sadie Francis interview from 6/21/19 Planet Philadelphia

6/25/2019
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Interview about heat islands from Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show broadcast on 92.9FM WGGT-LP and gtownradio.com in Philadelphia 6/21/19. Helena van Vliet and Sadie Francis from BioPhilly, a group dedicated to the idea that nature helps us humans in many important ways.

Duration:00:33:04

Women’s reproductive rights and our climate crisis, aired 6/7/19

6/10/2019
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Eve Andrews, interview with Planet Philadelphia host Kay Wood and associate producer/reporter Linda Rosenwein about women’s reproductive rights and how they are affected by climate change. This interview opens a very personal and timely discussion for every woman alive today. Tune in to the live radio show on air: Planet Philadelphia 4-5 pm EST the first and third Friday/month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM Germantown Community Radio and streaming at www.gtownradio.com. www.planetphiladelphia.com |...

Duration:00:14:39

State Senator Art Haywood on our environment, climate change

5/20/2019
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State Senator Art Haywood on being an effective citizen at the state level on our environment, climate change and other issues. Interview with Planet Philadelphia radio show host aired 5/17/19. 92.9 FM WGGT-LP in Philadelphia. www.planetphiladelphia.com | www.gtownradio.com

Duration:00:25:45

PEA Director EmilySchapira Planet Philadelphia interview 5-3-19

5/5/2019
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Emiliy Schapira, the Director of the Philadelphia Energy Authority talks with Planet Philadelphia host, Kay Wood, and assistant producer, Linda Rowenwein, how Philly’s doing with the ambitious Philadelphia Energy Campaign, a $1 billion, 10-year initiative to advance energy efficiency and clean energy across Philadelphia, while creating over 10,000 jobs. The Philadelphia Energy Authority is in charge of shepherding this effort and others to give Philadelphians a sustainable future in a just...

Duration:00:25:07

Rep Chris Raab - Nuclear Bail Out Bill Hearing on 4/22/19

5/5/2019
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Rep Chris Raab - Nuclear Bail Out Bill Hearing comments to Kay Wood Plant Philadelphia host.

Duration:00:05:28

Representative Steve McCarter - D-Montgomery on Nuclear Bailout Bill Hearing 4/22/19

5/5/2019
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Representative Steve McCarter - D-Montgomery - Nuclear Bailout Bill Hearing 4/22/19 comments to Kay Wood Plant Philadelphia host.

Duration:00:03:35

Tim Judson interview on Planet Philadelphia 4/5/19 – Bailout nuclear plants?

4/7/2019
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Interview from the Planet Philadelphia, aired 4/5/19 A discussion of the major nuclear issues facing Pennsylvanians with Tim Judson, the Executive Director of the Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS). Also recommendations from the Analysis of Pennsylvania Nuclear Plants and Available Policy Alternatives memo from Pennsylvania Public Utility Commissioner, Andrew G. Place. Planet Philadelphia is an environmental radio show that live streams 4:00-5:00 p.m. the first and third Friday...

Duration:00:34:27

Dr. Merián Soto and Dr. Fletcher Chmara-Huff - global water issues, and OASIS

3/16/2019
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Dr. Merián Soto and Dr. Fletcher Chmara-Huff talk about global water issues, and about OASIS, a celebration of World Water Day, a daylong educational symposium and dance presentation at Temple University on the Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show aired 3/15/19 on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and streamed on gtownradio.com. www.planetphiladelphia.com | www.gtownradio.com

Duration:00:19:03

Carol Collier, Senior Advisor at the Academy of Natural Sciences

3/16/2019
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Podcast of 3/15/19 live radio show about water with Carol Collier, Dr. Merián Soto and Dr. Fletcher Chmara-Huff Carol Collier, Senior Advisor for Watershed Management and Policy at the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia. She spoke about our water resources and how to manage them in the Delaware Watershed on the Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show aired 3/15/19 on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and streamed on gtownradio.com. www.planetphiladelphia.com | www.gtownradio.com

Duration:00:24:41

Steve Elkington interview about the National Trails System for 11/16/18 Planet Philadlephia

3/3/2019
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Steve Elkinton spoke with Planet Philadelphia host, Kay Wood, about the National Trails System. He wrote A Grand Experiment; The National Trails System at 50 in honor of the systems 50thanniversary. He wrote about it’s fascinating complex history from its origins to today in honor of National Trails Systems’ 50thanniversary which was on October 2nd 2018. www.planetphiladelphia.com | @planetphila www.gtownradio.com | @gtownradio

Duration:00:18:12

Dan Lashoff- Live Interview - Planet Philadelphia 3 - 1-19

3/3/2019
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Planet Philadelphia reporter Linda Rosenwein’s 3/1/19 interview about the Green New Deal (GND) with Dan Lashof, Director of World Resources Institute. Dan Lashof is Director of World Resources Institute (WRI) U.S. and coordinates WRI’s work in the U.S. across climate, energy, food, forests, water and the sustainable cities programs. Dan has been working to promote solutions to climate change for more than two decades. Before joining the World Resources Institute, Dan was the Chief Operating...

Duration:00:33:20

Dr Mark Alan Hughes interview on Planet Philadelphia 3/1/19

3/3/2019
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Planet Philadelphia host Kay wood spoke with Mark Hughes, Ph.D, founding faculty director of University of Pennsylvania’s Kleinman Center for Energy Policy, about the Green New Deal – trying to get a better focus on the very many issues the GND raises. This interview aired on the 3/1/19 Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show, WGGT-LP 92.9 FM and streamed at gtownradio.com. www.planetphiladelphia.com | @planetphila www.gtownradio.com | @gtownradio

Duration:00:20:33

Former World Bank VP Vinod Thomas interview from 2/15/19 radio show 92.9FM WGGT-LP Philadelphia

2/17/2019
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Former World Bank VP Vinod Thomas interview from 2/15/19 radio show 92.9FM WGGT-LP Philadelphia by Planet Philadelphia

Duration:00:21:46

Dr Franco Montalto, Planet Philadelphia radio show guest 2 - 15 - 19

2/17/2019
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This is the interview with Franco Montalto, Ph.D. from his guest appearance on the Planet Philadelphia live radio show aired 2/15/19 on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in NW Philadelphia, and G-Town Radio. Dr. Montalto, is an associate professor in Drexel’s Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering. He has recently returned from the world climate change conference in Poland, COP24, and has contacts about environmental issues in other countries. He will discuss “integration” and...

Duration:00:31:03