David Room


Dave Room co-founded Bay Localize to raise awareness of and build the capacity for localization in the Bay Area. He founded Energy Preparedness as a response to the lack of planning in the municipal and commercial realm to our energy predicament and The Hubbert Tribute to decipher U.S. energy policy history over the past five decades. Previously, he played a key role in many aspects of Post Carbon Institute's emergence including conceptual frameworks, web design and development, policy, outreach, and fundraising. He is a frequent lecturer and author of the forthcoming The Green Pill. He has a Masters in Engineering Economic Systems and a B.S, in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.

MediaNASA research scientist on peak oil and climate change
Nancy Nadel on Oakland's Oil Independence Resolution
Al Gore on peak oil
Donald Fournier: Oil depletion and the US Army
Melinda Zytaruk, Ontario Sustainable Energy Association
SF peak oil resolution continuing coverage
Dennis Brumm - San Francisco board of supervisors passes a resolution on peak oil
Historian Ronald Doel on M. King Hubbert
New Zealand's Maori Party on Peak Oil
Richard Douthwaite of FEASTA
Huntington Beach Councilor Debbie Cook on peak oil
Peter Tertzakian's 1000 Barrels Per Second
Jeremy Leggett's Empty Tank
Tom Adams of Energy Probe on Nuclear Power
Pat Murphy on peak oil and Cuba
Comedian Robert Newman on peak oil
Steven Sokolsky on the California Home Performance Program
Paul Mobbs: Energy Beyond Oil
GPM's David Room talks to DavidSheen.com
Canada's former Governor General on peak oil
Rob Hopkins on energy descent and action plans
Robert Hirsch on peak oil mitigation
Dave Room & Kirstin Miller on "The Living Room", KPFA Radio
Rep. Tom Udall on resource depletion and climate change
Dr. Joseph Romm on hydrogen hype, climate change and peak oil
Lifeboat Show: Living in a Post Carbon World
Colin Campbell on the oil depletion protocol
Jeanette Fitzsimons talks to David Room about Peak Oil
Ted Glick on the Climate Crisis Day of Action, December 3
U.S. Rep. Sherwood Boehlert on Peak Oil
Alan Falleri, Willits City Planner
Catherine Dunne, Transition Design
Omar Freilla, Director of Green Worker Cooperatives
Dave Wetzel on congestion charging and land value taxes
Ritawatch 6: Natural Gas Expert, Andrew Weissman
Ritawatch 5: James Howard Kunstler
Ritawatch 3: Chris Skrebowski discusses the Hurricanes
Andrew McNamara on Queensland's Oil Vulnerability Task Force
Introducing ASPO-USA
Jason Bradford, founder of the Willits Economic Localization (WELL)
Jules Dervaes of Path to Freedom
Richard Register on Ecological City Design
Dave Room speaks with Amos Nur, Professor of Geophysics at Stanford University
U.S. Congressman Roscoe Bartlett speaks about his speeches on peak oil
Van Jones speaks with Global Public Media's Dave Room