Episodes

April 9, 2020

THE REGENERATIVE HOUR: Emergency call and solutions from Australia

Carbon consultant Heidi Fog sent a letter to her friends and family in Denmark. Subject: ‘Emergency call and solutions from Australia’. It provided 10 suggestions for doable ways to cut your own individual carbon footprint in...

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April 8, 2020

The right thing to do

Our guest in The Tunnel Hour – sorry… The Sustainable Hour on 8 April 2020 is Dawn Barrington , a folk singer and song writer based in Denmark in Western Australia, who writes songs about climate change and refugee justice. W...

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April 2, 2020

THE REGENERATIVE HOUR: Cosmic sparks of light in the tunnel

Can we turn the 2020s into ‘The Regenerative Decade’? In this series of talks about what that would imply, we talk ecology, deep adaptation, grief, compassion and passion, connecting with nature, resilience, revitalisation, r...

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April 1, 2020

Surprising energy news and ideas in The Tunnel

Guests in The Sustainable Hour on 1 April 2020 are Brad Homewood from Extinction Rebellion, CEO2 Coral Bleach of Billionaires United Mining Services (BUMS) and her attorney, Lignite Pitt QC of Bigend & Town Solicitors, and Ti...

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March 23, 2020

Light at the start of The Tunnel

Today’s show may sound much the same, but producing it was much, much different. We all get so much out of doing The Sustainable Hour that when our radio station The Pulse shut down on Monday, we were determined to continue t...

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March 18, 2020

Female artists taking us forward

On 18 March 2020, female artists once again take The Sustainable Hour forward. In a world dominated by the coronavirus pandemic, we hear of two art exhibitions, one that is currently on display at the Eastern Hub in Geelong, ...

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March 11, 2020

Geelong's new approach to the climate emergency

In The Sustainable Hour on 11 March 2020, Geelong Mayor Stephanie Asher is back to continue our conversation of November last year about leadership and how best to bring both Council staff, the business-owners and rate payers...

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March 6, 2020

Gene Blackley and David Spear: Drawdown Australia - Part 2

This is the second part of the recording of Geelong Sustainability’s first ​Clever Living​ seminar for 2020, titled ‘​Drawdown – The most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming​’. The event featured Gene B...

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March 5, 2020

David Spear and Gene Blackley: Drawdown Australia - Part 1

How we can affect our climate change future? At Geelong Sustainability’s Clever Living Seminar on 3 March 2020 at the Geelong Library, David Spea r, CEO of GreenLight , and Gene Blackley , director of Drawdown Australia prese...

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March 4, 2020

Otways Subterranean National Park - a world's first

We start The Sustainable Hour no 303 on 4 March 2020 with Colin Mockett ‘s world view. Today Colin explains that one good thing that has come out of the corona virus that is sweeping the world is that carbon emissions are act...

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March 1, 2020

Recordings from the National Climate Emergency Summit 2020

Dangerous climate change has arrived. Declaring a climate emergency is no longer just a question of taking steps to stop the escalation of catastrophes in the future, here in Australia we are now beginning to witness the impa...

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Feb. 26, 2020

Geelong grapples with its climate emergency declaration

City of Greater Geelong Council is now on the official list of 1,400 local governments that have declared a climate emergency after a unanimous vote [at 1:21:00 min in the streaming video] in Geelong Council on 25 February 20...

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