Mother Channel interviews Ms. Maddy Churchhouse, final year undergraduate at the University of Edinburgh, and Hired Consultant at the Sustainable Low Carbon Transport Partnership with PPMC (Paris Process on Mobility and Climate) at COP 22, Marrakech. The PPMC joins Michelin Challenge Design in order to promote quick action in the transport centre with regard to […]
COP22 – Potential for Regional Power Interconnection and Networks ~ a Global Assessment. Electricity transmission is a key enabler of a clean energy system. Given the versatile and efficient nature of electricity for end‑user applications, electricity demand has been growing more rapidly than overall energy consumption. Decarbonisation is expected to strongly reinforce this trend: most […]
World Bank Group’s Ms Rachel Kyte, Vice President and Special Envoy for Climate Change, speaks on Engineering a Green Energy Future through an integrated Landscape approach, at COP 20, Lima. Our goal and focus in terms of the landscape approach, in conjunction with the IPCC Report (Nov. 2014), is the decarbonization of our economy by […]
COP 20 Lima, Mr Peter Bakker, President of World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) speaks on the Integration of Green Sustainability into every aspect of cities and business worldwide and the key component for up-scaling of environmental solutions is Innovation. Business has finance and management skills, innovative power and also business solutions that can […]
COP 20 Lima, Ms Jeannette Pablo of PNM Resources, Washington DC (https://c3eawards.org/jeannette-pablo/) and principal liaison with US Climate Action Partnership speaks about factors that impact the New Mexico Power Utilities business resiliency, business model and climate approach, in terms of efficiency and compliance. Some of the factors that affect our business in general are, amongst […]
Alstom Exec. Vice President, Mr Giles Dickson, speaks on Thermal Power technology systems and reducing High Water footprints at COP 20 conference, Lima, and addresses three main issues related to thermal power and water for effective solutions, viz; Extremes, Averages and Water. Extreme disasters and weather phenomena increases in the last decade such as Fukushima […]
COP 20 Lima Panel Speakers Heinz Kopetz and Prof. Dr. Tanay Sidki Uyar speak on the successful implementation of Green Renewable Energy over the past 14 years by the local community of Murau in Austria and Bio-energy to play an important role in the implementation of Green Energy globally. Two examples are given by Mr […]
COP 20 LIMA Friends of the Earth Int. Dipti Bhatnagar, Godwin Ojo and Malika Peyraut presentation on: The need for Global transformation to clean Renewable Energy & ongoing FOE campaign efforts to stop Institutional investments into fossil fuel power generation.
Biofuels interview with Blayne Oliver at MV on: The advantages of plant based Biofuels compared to conventional hydrocarbon based fuels. The impacts of diesel emissions on the atmosphere and peoples health. Major obstacles for biofuel introduction in SA are, the limited availability of local feedstocks, government regulatory requirements and Original Equipment Manufacturers.
COP 21 PARIS RS WWF Panel speakers Samantha Smith, Liangchun Deng & Lou Leonard on: Climate change and renewable energy funding and investment commitment officially supported by US President Obama at the COP Conference in Paris. Chinese government has made the highest domestic investment levels into renewable energy & is also financing renewable projects in […]
Panel speaker Niclas Hallström, on African countries taking the initiative on leapfrogging into the Renewable Energy sector, with Investment guarantees as implemented by Germany, renewables can be rolled out on a massive scale. Global Scientific community, headed up by Professor Christopher Field, engaged in gathering data for COP 21 in Paris.
In this interview with Mother Channel, Kaisa Kosonen of Greenpeace, Finland, speaks at COP 20, Lima, Peru, on changing energy sources and opens the interview by stating that there have been enormous breakthroughs in renewable energy in last 5 years, citing the reduction in prices of solar panels by 80% over this period and that […]
Iain Keith, a Senior Campaign Director of Avaaz, a civic organisation that promotes global activism, speaks at COP 20, Lima, Peru on Energy -People Power pushing Positive Change. In a quoted statement: ‘2014 was a turning point year’, Iain Keith elaborates on some of the facts that support this statement, viz; People Power, Renewable Energy […]
Charlier Fraser of the Foundation for Common Good, discusses the corrupt Global Economic System based on inequity and wholesale fraud implicating both government and corporates inevitably. He suggests that all people needs to take responsibility for our own lives and discover ways to circumvent the current way of doing things.