4-5 today, Planet Philadelphia: Extreme heat and the PES refinery, 92.9 FM, gtownradio.com + G-town Radio on Tunein. 7/5/19
4-5 PM today, Planet Philadelphia environmental radio show: Philly plans to tackle 2 pressing problems, extreme heat and the PES refinery. Tune in to Planet Philadelphia on air at 92.9 FM, online at gtownradio.com, or listen to G-town Radio on the free Tunein ap.
Extreme heat is deadly. It's worse when combined air pollution. In some Philly communities people are exposed too both far more than in other communities. This is particularly true for those communities with little to no tree cover. We will explore this urgent issue with Sophie Sakar from the Office of Sustainability. Also on this show, we will find out from Peter Winslow what is up in the fast changing situation with the PES oil refinery.
Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our shared environment aired 4:00-5:00 PM EST the first and third Friday a month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and/or at gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
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