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KEEP THE OIL IN THE GROUND

SIGN THE PETITION TO KEEP THE OIL IN THE GROUND IN THE AMAZON: http://amazonwatch.org/take-action/keep-the-oil-in-the-ground-in-the-amazon CONTRIBUTE TO OUR WORK: https://amazonwatch.org/donate BE A CLIMATE LEADER! HELP BRING OUR INDIGENOUS ALLIES TO THE UN CLIMATE TALKS IN PARIS AND KEEP THEM SAFE WHEN THEY RETURN HOME: http://amazonwatch.org/p2p Humanity’s survival depends on not burning two-thirds of our global oil […]

Clean Disruption – Why Energy & Transportation will be Obsolete by 2030 – Oslo, March 2016

Tony Seba’s Clean Disruption Keynote presentation at the Swedbank Nordic Energy Summit in Oslo, Norway, March 17th, 2016. The keynote, based on the book ‘Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation’ assert that four technology categories will disrupt energy and transportation by: 1- Batteries / Energy Storage 2- Electric Vehicles 3- Self-Driving Vehicles 4- Solar Energy […]

CLIMATE 101 with BILL NYE

Bill Nye narrates this short film on the basics of climate change. Join us and stand up for reality. http://ClimateRealityProject.org

Elon Musk’s Unbelievably Simple 12-minute Killer Break Down on Climate Change

Elon Musk breaks down climate change for students at The Sorbonne in Paris right before the historic COP21 Climate Change Conference in which 170+ nations signed to reduce carbon emissions below 2C, and preferably under 1.5C. This is one of the best basic explanations on climate change ever given in a short amount of time. […]

Thorium: Kirk Sorensen at TEDxYYC

Kirk Sorensen discuss “Thorium” at TEDxYYC 2011. Kirk Sorensen is founder of Flibe Energy and is an advocate for nuclear energy based on thorium and liquid-fluoride fuels. For five years he has authored the blog “Energy from Thorium” and helped grow an online community of thousands who support a renewed effort to develop thorium as […]

How fear of nuclear power is hurting the environment | Michael Shellenberger

“We’re not in a clean energy revolution; we’re in a clean energy crisis,” says climate policy expert Michael Shellenberger. His surprising solution: nuclear. In this passionate talk, he explains why it’s time to overcome longstanding fears of the technology, and why he and other environmentalists believe it’s past time to embrace nuclear as a viable […]

Thorium Energy in 4 Minutes

Thorium power would exceed all other forms of energy used by man today, that includes, nuclear, wind, solar, oil, gas, coal, bio, geothermal combined!

How fear of nuclear power is hurting the environment | Michael Shellenberger

“We’re not in a clean energy revolution; we’re in a clean energy crisis,” says climate policy expert Michael Shellenberger. His surprising solution: nuclear. In this passionate talk, he explains why it’s time to overcome longstanding fears of the technology, and why he and other environmentalists believe it’s past time to embrace nuclear as a viable […]

A simple and smart way to fix climate change | Dan Miller | TEDxOrangeCoast

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Dan Miller shares his passion and empathy for saving our planet. While focusing on a simple solution to help fix climate change, he alerts us on our responsibilities as engaged citizens to be involved and take urgent actions towards the […]

How bad is it really? Nuclear technology — facts and feelings: Sunniva Rose at TEDxOslo 2013

Sunniva Rose is a Norwegian physicist and has her own blog. She doing a PhD in nuclear energy at the University of Oslo, where she is currently focusing on the use of Thorium in nuclear power stations. In her spare time she is blogging about nuclear energy, research, fashion, interior design and her daughter. This […]

Soil carbon — Putting carbon back where it belongs — In the Earth | Tony Lovell | TEDxDubbo

Tony Lovell will explain the reasoning behind how more green growing plants means more captured carbon dioxide — more water — more production — more biodiversity — more profit. Did you know that a 1% change in soil organic matter across just one-quarter of the World’s land area could sequester 300 billion tonnes of physical […]

A reality check on renewables – David MacKay

How much land mass would renewables need to power a nation like the UK? An entire country’s worth. In this pragmatic talk, David MacKay tours the basic mathematics that show worrying limitations on our sustainable energy options and explains why we should pursue them anyway. (Filmed at TEDxWarwick.) Lesson by David MacKay.

Renewable Energy: Is the Future in Nuclear?: Gordon Aubrecht at TEDxColumbus

Over the short term (the next two centuries), climate change is the largest threat to a salubrious planet that we can leave to our grandchildren. While it seems still an open question whether if we humans do manage to address climate change at all, Dr. Aubrecht will present that while undeniably controversial, nuclear energy may […]

Going Beyond “Dangerous” Climate Change

Date: Thursday 4 February 2016 Time: 6.30-8pm Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building Speaker: Professor Kevin Anderson Chair: Professor Tim Dyson Despite high-level statements to the contrary, there is little to no chance of maintaining the global mean surface temperature increase at or below 2 degrees Celsius. Moreover, the impacts associated with 2°C have been revised […]

Arithmetic, Population, and Energy

Originals: http://tinyurl.com/3eocl3l Dr. Albert A. Bartlett from the University of Colorado in Boulder gives a simple, and fully comprehensive lecture on the most important issues facing humans today and demonstrates that “the greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function.”

JAMES HANSEN ON NUCLEAR POWER

Famed climate change scientist, James Hansen shares his viewpoint on nuclear energy Take a look at the first video from our series of outtakes from Pandora’s Promise. This fascinating interview conducted by Robert Stone is with Jim Hansen, the former head of NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies in New York. Foreign Policy named Jim […]

Climate Scientist James Hansen Warns World is on Wrong Track to Prevent Runaway Global Warming

Democracy Now! is your independent media. You count on us to dig deeper and connect the dots between the issues you’ve cared about for years and the news headlines each day. We urgently need your help to bring you the news you’ve come to depend on every day. Please donate today: http://owl.li/VBVgh In 1988, James […]

This is our Energy Reality

Promotional slideshow for Post Carbon Institute/Foundation for Deep Ecology’s new photo book – ENERGY: Overdevelopment & the Delusion of Endless Growth GET THE BOOK: http://amzn.to/WGSAxX Get the Music: “How it Ends” by Devotchka: http://devotchka.net iTunes store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/devotchka/id22096224 Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/devotchkamusic Song used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/

Climate Change DO THE MATH!

A brief preview of our education work communicating (1) recent climate change impacts on humanity, and (2) a comparison of the cost of addressing climate change as defined in the Stern report compared to the costs we currently incur every year to continue using fossil fuels.

Michael Moore & Robert Stone discuss Pandora’s Promise

Pandora’s Promise Australian Screening Tour 8-14 Oct 2013 booking http://www.antidotefilms.com.au/details.php?filmid=4447 Pandora’s Promise Director, Robert Stone, talks with American Filmmaker, Michael Moore, about the film and the importance of including nuclear in the energy mix to combat climate change at The Traverse City Film Festival this past July. ================================================ PANDORA’S PROMISE AUSTRALIAN SCREENING TOUR 8-14 OCTOBER […]

Disruptive Oil Futures

What if oil companies’ biggest threat came not from dropping prices, but from disappearing demand? In this talk, originally delivered at the Oslo Energy Forum on 17 February 2015, Amory Lovins explains the different trends facing oil and gas industry executives.