Nell Larson http://kpcw.org en This Green Earth - July 15, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-15-2014 <p>Nell and Chris were joined on today's show by Sarah Wright, Executive Director of Utah Clean Energy, an environmental advocacy group which promotes education and awareness in the areas of energy efficiency and renewable energy. Later in the show, they covered some additional environmental news items, including how much electricity your cable box actually consumes and many people it actually takes to install an oil pipeline (hint; it's way less than a thousand).</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:48:56 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 16000 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 15, 2014 This Green Earth - July 8 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-8-2014 <p>Climate scientist Dr. Michael Mann joined the show to talk about his ongoing efforts to raise awareness of climate change issues and the many issues arising from efforts. Local beekeeper Doug Fryer also joined to show to talk about the state of bees, colony collapse, etc. This show originally aired in May of 2014.</p><p></p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:04:28 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 15699 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 8 2014 This Green Earth - July 1 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-1-2014 <p>First up on today's show, Insa Repien, Executive Director of Recycle Utah, joined the show to discuss renewable energy, solid waste issues and the anti-idling ordinance. Park City Silly Market also dropped by for an update on their Zero Waste program.</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 19:43:11 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 15417 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 1 2014 This Green Earth - June 24, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-june-24-2014 <div><p></p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 19:23:10 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson 15199 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - June 24, 2014 This Green Earth - May 20, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-may-20-2014 <div><p></p><span style="font-family:Times New Roman; color:#000; font-size:12pt;">Chris and Nell first speak with Dr. Michael Mann, Professor of Meteorology at Penn State University and author of the book "The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars".&nbsp;&nbsp; In the second half of the show, local bee keeper Doug Fryer joins them to talk about&nbsp;honey, hives&nbsp;and the latest findings regarding&nbsp;Colony Collapse Disorder.</span><p></p><span style="font-family:Times New Roman; color:#000; font-size:12pt;">&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></div><p></p> Tue, 20 May 2014 19:40:02 +0000 Nell Larson & Chris Cherniak 13728 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - May 20, 2014 This Green Earth - April 30, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-april-30-2014 <div><p></p><span style="font-family:Times New Roman; color:#000; font-size:12pt;">Nell and Chris first talk&nbsp;bark beetles&nbsp;with Colleen Keyes of the Utah Division of Forestry, </span></div><div><span style="font-family:Times New Roman; color:#000; font-size:12pt;">Fire and State Lands.&nbsp; Some areas of Utah have had all of their spruce trees killed due to the beetle.&nbsp;&nbsp; After that,&nbsp;they speak with Republic Services about what NOT&nbsp;to put in your recycling bin.</span><p></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 16:24:29 +0000 Nell Larson & Chris Cherniak 12862 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - April 30, 2014 This Green Earth - April 8, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-april-8-2014 <div><p></p><span style="font-family:Times New Roman; color:#000; font-size:12pt;">Andrea Morgan joins Nell and Chris in the first part of the show to talk about genetically modified organisms and genetically engineered crops.&nbsp; After that Nell provides an update on Alaska's Pebble Mine project and Chris explains the linkage between fracking and seismic activity.</span><br /><p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:02:51 +0000 Nell Larson & Chris Cherniak 11948 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - April 8, 2014 This Green Earth - April 1, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-april-1-2014 <div><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 16:33:16 +0000 Nell Larson & Chris Cherniak 11633 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - April 1, 2014 This Green Earth - March 18, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-march-18-2014 <p>First on today's show, hosts Chris Cherniak and Nell Larson talk with Lt. Col. Chip Elliott, an instructor of chemistry at the U.S. Military Academy. He'll reveal what the Army is doing in the areas of energy consumption and reduction. Author Emma Marris will follow to discuss her writings on nature and her book <em>Rambunctious Garden: Saving Nature in a Post-wild World</em>.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:13:01 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson 11123 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - March 18, 2014 This Green Earth - March 4, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-march-4-2014 <div><p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 1.5;">Nell and Chris first talk to Tim </span>Fehr<span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 1.5;">, the project manager for the solar panel installation at The&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 1.5;">Shepherd of the Mountains Lutheran Church. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:34:03 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson 10562 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - March 4, 2014