Chris Cherniak http://kpcw.org en This Green Earth - July 29, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-29-2014 <p>On this episode, Chris and Nell kicked off the show with a conversation about the U.S. meat industry and it's impacts on the environment with Emily Cassidy, a research analyst with the Environmental Working Group. They then moved on to news items including Chines coal, Indonesian shrimp and western groundwater.</p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:20:55 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 16551 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 29, 2014 The Mountain Life - July 16, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-life-july-16-2014 <p>Tim Henney and guest co-host Chris Cherniak started off today's show with a conversation with Paul Greenberg, author of American Catch - The Fight For Our Local Seafood. Dr. Ariel Ford, a clinical psychologist, then joined the show to talk about her combination of Western science and Eastern thought in her practice. Finally, Leslie Miller joined the show to talk about a University Of Utah sponsored environmental symposium called Reimagine Western Landscapes.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:40:03 +0000 Tim Henney & Chris Cherniak & Mike 16055 at http://kpcw.org The Mountain Life - July 16, 2014 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 27, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-may-27-2014 <div><p></p><p>Professor Emeritus Stephen Kellert joins Nell and Chris in the first half of the show to discuss his book: "Birthright: People and Nature in the Modern World".&nbsp; After that, they discuss some items in the news including record carbon dioxide concentrations in the northern hemisphere.</p><p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 18:58:00 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson 13976 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - May 27, 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 22, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-april-22-2014 <div><p></p>In honor of Earth Day, This Green Earth looks at environmental stewardship in terms of acts, education</div><div>and advocacy.&nbsp; First, Dee Williams discusses the growing "tiny house" movement in the U.S. and why she enjoys living in an 84 square foot house.&nbsp;&nbsp; Then Lisa Schneider of Habitat for Humanity comes on to talk about their latest LEED certified home, and finally Brent Giles from POWDR Corporation stops by to announce the winners of "Protect Your Playground".<br /><p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:42:40 +0000 Chris Cherniak 12499 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - April 22, 2014 This Green Earth - April 15, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-april-15-2014 <div><p></p>This week Chris and guest co-host Larry Warren talk to Paul Murphy of Rocky Mountain Power about</div><div>their plans to build a&nbsp;2 mega watt solar power plant in the southern part of the state.&nbsp; An interesting development in light of the fact that Rocky Mountain Power stated just last year that they had no plans to develop new renewable energy systems&nbsp;over the next ten years.&nbsp; Why the change?<p></p></div><p></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:37:35 +0000 Chris Cherniak 12222 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - April 15, 2014