Powering The Planet - Earth: The Operators' Manual
Powering The Planet - Earth: The Operators' Manual Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sun, Jan 26, 2014 -- 8:00 PM
This program presents 8 fast-paced case studies and stories about nations and communities transitioning from fossil fuels to renewable or low-carbon sources of energy. Included: stories from Brazil, China, New Zealand, Scotland, Denmark, Spain, Morocco and across the United States. Hosted by noted Earth scientist Dr. Richard Alley, who goes bungy jumping in New Zealand to illustrate abrupt climate change and "tipping points."