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How Europe is wrecking US carbon reductions

How Europe is wrecking US carbon reductions

15:13 | Team Trees’ target is to get 20 million new saplings in the ground by January 1st 2020. And it’s just as well, because the European Union (including the United Kingdom!) is busy destroying millions of trees across the south-eastern United States.

From rainforest to charcoal

From rainforest to charcoal

42:25 | Huge areas of tropical rainforest are being destroyed to make charcoal for barbecues. The global deforestation is leading to growing problems. Nigeria and the DRC Congo – two of Europe’s main charcoal suppliers – are also affected.

Burned

Burned

29:23 | Burned tells the little-known story of the accelerating destruction of our forests for fuel, and probes the policy loopholes, huge subsidies, and blatant green washing of the burgeoning biomass electric power industry.

Could Everyone Have Solar Power?

Could Everyone Have Solar Power?

4:56 | By the end of 2016, the US was home to over 1 million household and commercial solar energy operations, with 4 times as many solar panels installed that year compared to just four years earlier.

Solar Power and Battery Storage

Solar Power and Battery Storage

12:55 | Roof top solar power installations are becoming a truly viable option for domestic households as prices tumble. Here’s a step by step guide to how to get started and a bit of detail about the system I chose for my own home.

Transition to sustainable energy

Transition to sustainable energy

47:43 | In view of the explosive growth in China and India, the pessimists give us only 25 years to operate an energy transition to sustainable energy. But is an energy transition easy to set in motion?

A Smarter Path

A Smarter Path

2:56 | Determined to solve the climate crisis, Scott and Julie Brusaw founded Solar Roadways after learning the U.S. had over 72,000 square kilometers of asphalt and concrete surfaces exposed to the sun.

Why there are twice as many solar jobs as coal jobs

Why there are twice as many solar jobs as coal jobs

4:48 | The past decade has seen a revolution in residential solar systems. Cheap panels and creative financing options have led to a massive increase in solar installations – and that increase is driving an employment boom.

The Push for Renewable Energy

The Push for Renewable Energy

44:04 | Philip Warburg is the author of two respected books on renewable energy, Harvest the Wind: America’s Journey to Jobs, Energy Independence, and Climate Stability and Harness the Sun: America’s Quest for a Solar-Powered Future.

Lokal energi – omstilling med engagement

Lokal energi – omstilling med engagement

12:44 | Filmen sætter fokus på, hvordan man kan opnå lokalt ejerskab til og engagement i sin fremtidige energiforsyning med vedvarende energi, hvordan man organiserer sig samt hvilke barrierer for det lokale engagement, man møder.

Breakthrough in renewable energy

Breakthrough in renewable energy

46:10 | In countries like Brazil, Australia, Chile and parts of the United States people consider renewable energy because of financial reasons. A surprising newcomer on the market is Morocco.

The case for optimism on climate change

The case for optimism on climate change

25:20 | Why is Al Gore optimistic about climate change? In this spirited talk, Gore asks three powerful questions about the man-made forces threatening to destroy our planet — and the solutions we’re designing to combat them.

Fremtidens energiforsyning

Fremtidens energiforsyning

16:14 | Fremtidens energiforsyning skal være baseret på vedvarende energi og uden fossile brændsler. Men det er ikke nok, bare at bygge en masse vindmøller, solvarmeanlæg og halmfyr.

Energy Revolution!

Energy Revolution!

52:06 | Conversion to wind and solar power could generate 100 percent of the United States average total energy demand for the foreseeable future.

Danmark uden fossile brændsler

Danmark uden fossile brændsler

29:28 | Kan Danmark klare sig uden fossile brændsler? Hvor store vedvarende energiressourcer har vi? Hvordan får vi energi, når solen ikke skinner og vinden ikke blæser? Fra miljøorganisationen NOAH.

Geotermisk energi i Danmark

Geotermisk energi i Danmark

5:15 | Geotermi er varme hentet op fra undergrunden. Filmen viser kort, hvordan geotermisk energi udnyttes, og hvilke muligheder, der er for at bruge den i Danmark.

Bølgeenergi i Danmark

Bølgeenergi i Danmark

6:01 | Bølgeenergi er en energikilde, som er under udvikling. Filmen viser eksempler på de vigtigste danske udviklingsprojekter og bølgeenergiens muligheder i en energiforsyning uden fossil energi.

Vindmøller, solceller, vandkraft, biomasse, geotermisk energi. Energien kommer enten fra Solen eller Jordens indre og den findes i rigelige mængder i de næste 5 milliarder år. Udfordringen er at opsamle og oplagre denne energi.