Relocalization

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Peak Moment: Go Electric: Bike commuting made easy

09 Nov 2006 | |
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Catch Sally Lovell's enthusiasm for her electric-assist bicycle. Her comprehensive primer covers bicycle types, battery recharging, practices and products for security, inclement weather, and road safety. Gotta love that trailer for hauling stuff! Episode 40.
Mark Bomford

Vancouver Energy Farm update

27 Sep 2006 | |
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Mark Bomford, Program Coordinator at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at University of British Columbia Farm, speaks to Julian Darley of Global Public Media about the latest developments at the farm. The farm is part of of Post Carbon Institute's Local Energy Farm Demonstration Project.
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Nate Hagens on "The Reality Report"

20 Nov 2006 |
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Former Wall Street researcher and investments manager Nate Hagens discusses the recent Association for the Study of Peak Oil and Gas USA conference in Boston, Mass.
John Urry

John Urry on Social Networks

08 Oct 2006 | |
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John Urry, Professor of Sociology at Lancaster University and Director of the Centre for Mobility Research, speaks with Global Public Media's Julian Darley about the sociological value of personal networks, travel and tourism, and the effect peak oil will have on how we interact with one another.
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Bart Anderson of Energy Bulletin on "The Reality Report"

06 Nov 2006 |
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Bart Anderson, co-editor of Energy Bulletin, talks about how the press is dealing with issues such as peak oil, climate change and the social ramifications.
David Korten

David Korten's The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community

22 Sep 2006 | |
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David Korten, author of "The Great Turning: Empire to Earth Community" speaks about his book and about strategies of relocalization at the Canadian Centre for Peace in Vancouver BC.
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Peak Moment: An Urban Developer Goes for the Green

18 Oct 2006 | |
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Inspired by the book Natural Capital, developer Joe Van Belleghem transforms a toxic site into a green development that's totally backed by the city and community in Victoria, B.C. Episode 36.
Community Solutions

Proposing Plan C: Report on the Third U.S. Conference on Peak Oil and Community Solutions

12 Oct 2006
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Participants at the Third U.S. Conference on Peak Oil and Community Solutions learned how they must use less energy, save and share resources and grow food in their communities.
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Peak Moment: Vancouver's Co-operative Auto Network

13 Oct 2006 | |
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A superb urban transport solution whose time has come. Founder Tracey Axelsson recounts the ins-and-outs of North America's oldest and largest car-sharing cooperative--membership, online scheduling, vehicle types, usage costs, preferred parking. Episode 34.
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Peak Moment: MOBY: An Inner City Community Garden Project

10 Oct 2006 | |
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This Vancouver, B.C., neighborhood is building community while transforming an abandoned lot in a crack neighborhood into a flourishing community garden. Join MOBY-lizer Jason O'Brien and folks of all ages for cob clay-stomping fun accompanied by music in an inner-city urban garden beneath the elevated skytrain. Episode 33.