On today's Planet Philadelphia we will be talking with Ben Kalina and Jen Schneider who have collaborated on directing/producing/writing and filming a recent NOVA science documentary airing on PBS entitled "Can We Cool the Planet?." They are award-winning film makers who have worked together before. Both have long been interested in environmental issues. Their documentary explores some of the extreme options that may be required to deal with climate change.
Also on this show we hear from Liz Robinson on the state of energy politics in Harrisburg. Pennsylvania is the third largest emitter of greenhouse gases in the US and one of the largest regional sources of electric power. What we do here matters far beyond our borders. And Liz has extensive knowledge about all this. She fills us in on what’s happening right now and what might be coming our way.
Listen on 92.9 FM WGGT-LP in Philadelphia or live stream at gtownradio.com.
Planet Philadelphia radio show has been exploring how environmental issues intersect in complex ways with every aspect of society since 2015. We present interviews on important under reported environmental topics and national news. The show’s unique format combines a high level of community participation with interviews from national/global experts. To date we have interviewed over 260 guests including theformer first female president of Ireland, a Nobel Laureate, security experts, scientists, filmmakers, politicians, community members, and more. Planet Philadelphia airs 4:00-5:00 PM 1st& 3rd Friday/month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia & gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova's radio station, 89.1FM WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m.
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