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Victorian Election – Climate Analysis

Monday 19th November 2018 Presenter: Erin Jones Key Topic: Victorian State Election Analysis of the Victorian State Election from a Climate perspective with guests : Leigh Ewbank – Act on Climate Co-ordinator,  and  Pat Simons – Yes to Renewables Co-ordinator Save Westernport update with spokesperson Louise Page savewesternport.org Overview of the student lead Schools Strike 4 Climate initiative with Sydney high [...]

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Marshall Plan for the Climate

Monday 5th November 2018 Kevin Anderson -  Deputy Director of Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research and advisor to British Government Peter Sainsbury -  Associate Professor of Public Health at Sydney University Oliver Yates-Former CEO of the Clean Energy Finance Corporation,Executive Director UPC Last week we heard how the Canadian Parliament was suspended for an [...]

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‘After the Smoke Clears’ Part 3

Monday 12th November 2018 After the smoke clears what about politics? Today we return to Morwell to look into what happens when coal country goes to the polls. The seat of Morwell is marginal and, in the words of Independent Tracie Lund, “across the nation people are looking at this seat”.Will another clean coal power [...]

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Wind Power and Plant Power

  Monday 5th Nov extra podcast from 'Save Albert Park' (SAP) Mt Gellibrand Wind farm near Colac held an open day and Vivien Langford was there to find out the latest. Then Paul Mahoney discusses the future of meat with Vivien.

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“The Coal Truth”

Monday 5th November 2018 " Corporations are the ones gambling away our planet and our governments are running the casino" Polly Higgins "Ecocide" David Ritter talks to Vivien Langford about his book The Coal Truth. He pays tribute to the millions of acts of courage activists make. It might be to stop Adani,  to prevent [...]

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Pacific and S.E Asian Climate Action : Nauru, Kiribati, Indonesia and Cambodia

Monday 29th October 2018 As Australia cancels payments into the Green Climate Fund, leaders call for climate action on the scale of the Marshall Plan. Speakers at the ASEAN 2018 forum at Sydney University struggled with the challenges of developing countries within a carbon budget. Weak implementation of laws and "Catch me if you can" [...]

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“Thinking Big”

Monday 22nd October 2018 “Thinking Big” takes us to the Pilbara where CWP is planning to export gigawatts of wind and solar energy by undersea cable to Jakarta. Vivien Langford talks to Andrew Dickson   Andrew Dickson about getting the social licence for this break through project to export renewable energy to Asia. [...]

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Can the Law and Corporations adapt to IPCC advice in time?

Monday 15th October 2018 Can the Law and Corporations adapt to IPCC advice in time? What struck me about the IPCC report was that we have 12 years to put in place massive drawdown projects. The funny thing is we know what to do.  What is in the way? In this show we find out [...]

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