Peter Neal (UNSW) on Carbon Capture and Storage

[mp3]http://www.econnow.com/wp/wp-content/mp3/PeterNealOnCCS.mp3[/mp3] Dr Peter Neal is a research associate at the Cooperative Research Centre for Greenhouse Gas Technologies (otherwise known as the CO2 CRC), and is located in the School of Petroleum Engineering at the University…

Matt Chamberlain (CSIRO) on Ocean Modelling and Climate…

[mp3]http://www.econnow.com/wp/wp-content/mp3/ChamberlainOnOceanModelling.mp3[/mp3] Listen to CSIRO research scientist Dr Matt Chamberlain -- he gives an excellent description of how oceans and the climate interact, and how modern scientific methods are used to try and understand this interaction.…

Wake Up, Freak Out – then Get a…

Or .. `How to present non-linear dynamics to a Linear Generation' Wake Up, Freak Out - then Get a Grip from Leo Murray on Vimeo. I'm a big supporter of attempts to bring complex issues…

Michael Hanemann on Climate Change Policy

[mp3]http://www.econnow.com/wp/wp-content/mp3/080815-MichaelHanemann-EN.mp3[/mp3] Michael Hanemann is Chancellor's Professor at the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of California at Berkeley. He's also the Director of the California Climate Change Center. He was in Australia towards the…

Lessons from the GFC for the GEC

[mp3]http://www.econnow.com/wp/wp-content/mp3/GFCandGEC.mp3[/mp3] I was recently prompted by James O'Loghlin (host of Sunday's with James O'Loghlin program on ABC Local radio, Sydney) to think about solutions to both the GFC (Global Financial Crisis) and the GEC (Global…

The other climate debate – Background Briefing –…

[mp3]http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/rn/podcast/2009/03/bbg_20090308.mp3[/mp3] A superb Background Briefing report investigating the forthcoming Renewable Energy Target (presently, 20% of energy production to be greenhouse gas free by 2020) for Australia. Other countries have a similar target, but will Australia…

Ross Garnaut on Climate Change – Hack –…

Listen to Garnaut online here: [mp3]http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/triplej/hack/garnaut_ta_m1640738.mp3[/mp3] Or download the podcast here: download (.mp3) From Triple J's Hack Program: Ross Garnaut on 2020 emissions targets The wait is over Ross Garnaut has finally revealed his target…