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Reality Report: The Importance of Water

15 Jan 2007 |
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This week's guest on the Reality Report is Dr. Peter Gleick, President and co-founder of the Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security, based in Oakland, CA. The show discusses how water is intricately connected to energy, climate and social systems, how changes in one part ripple through others.
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Reality Report: Bart Anderson of Energy Bulletin

07 Feb 2007 |
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The Reality Report interviews Bart Anderson a co-editor of Energy Bulletin, an on-line source for news and commentary related to energy, society and the environment. Bart is a trained journalist now specializing in media coverage and the cultural response to peak oil and global warming. This show is a news round-up and discussion of how the press is dealing with issues such as peak oil, rising energy and commodity prices, climate change and the social ramifications.
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Reality Report: Inflation and building big things

01 Jan 2007 |
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Inflation and building big things: the case of the Willits bypass and the prospects for alternatives. What is behind cost increases for construction, will they continue, and if so what does this mean for our transportation future?
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Reality Report: Peak Oil Blues

18 Dec 2006 |
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Does talk of our energy future get you down? Our guest today on the Reality Report is clinical psychologist Kathy McMahon, otherwise known as Peak Oil Shrink. Kathy is collecting stories from people who are shocked, depressed, anxious, angry, excited, and compulsive about Peak Oil, and the ways that these people are coping, on her web site peakoilblues.com.
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Reality Report: North Coast Railroad Authority

04 Dec 2006 |
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Rail roads are much more energy and resource efficient hauling freight and passengers than trucks and personal autos, giving them a potential advantage in a post-peak oil economy. But will societies invest in rail road infrastructure sufficiently?
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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.
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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.
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Reality Report: Richard Douthwaite on complimentary money systems

31 Oct 2006 |
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Economist, author and founder of the Foundation for the Economics of Sustainability, Richard Douthwaite explains how complimentary money systems stabilize economies and foster efforts to cope with peak oil and climate change.
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Sebastopol's renewables on "The Reality Report"

16 Oct 2006 |
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Sebastopol City Council member Sam Pierce talks about how to reduce greenhouse gas emissions within government by empowering city staff to prioritize specific tasks and document cost savings.
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Rasmus Benestad talks climate change on "The Reality Report"

03 Oct 2006 |
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Rasmus E. Benestad has a doctorate of physics from Oxford University and works for the Norwegian Meteoroligical Institute. He is a contributor at realclimate.org, a place where professional climatologists review and discuss their field. In this week's "Reality Report", Benestad covers earth climate history, why it is changing now, and how climate modeling works. Jason Bradford hosts The Reality Report, broadcast on KZYX&Z in Mendocino County, CA.