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The Sustainable Futures Report

 

 

Welcome to the Sustainable Futures Report, a weekly podcast on all things sustainable. You can find the text with links to sources at http://www.sustainablefutures.report . Show your support at patreon.com/sfr

 

Feb 24, 2017

This week: more on the Greenpeace/HSBC palm oil story - and a different perspective. High speed rail and solar trains, a journey to the North Pole and we’re still waiting for a decision on Swansea Bay. Someone’s invented a robot that eats pollution, and what is a single-event upset?

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Feb 17, 2017

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it a bee? Is it a robot bee? Or could it be a flying car? 

Yes, it’s Friday 17th February and here's this week’s edition of the Sustainable Futures Report with me, Anthony Day,  with bees and robot bees, with flying cars and robots to help you park. Was Einstein right? There’s...


Feb 10, 2017

 Cricket, (no the game, not the insect), could be at threat from climate change according to the MCC and the Climate Coalition. The government's White Paper on Brexit is published and Martin Baxter comments on the implications for the environment. News from Scotland about a lamp post which generates its own electricity...


Feb 3, 2017

In the sustainable news this week: a virtual power station, Ireland divests and how your business can achieve zero to landfill. Can you save fuel by just turning left? Al Gore’s back. How green is your wood-burner? As green as your 4x4? Reduce, re-use, but there's more you can do before you recycle.  And when he comes...