Environment China

Environment China

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Environment China is a bi-weekly podcast from the Beijing Energy Network (BEN), a grassroots organization created to help understand and tackle China’s energy and environmental challenges. The podcast features conversations with advocates, entrepreneurs, and experts and aims to highlight innovative solutions for improving China’s environment. We explore how they do their work, what strategies and solutions they have found, and why now is the right time for real and positive progress for China’s environment.
Summer Break 2018!
Sep 17 • 1 min
You may be wondering, “Hey! Why has my Environment China feed been so quiet recently!?”. Well, we are taking an end-of-summer break. We’ll be back in one to two months with new episodes, and some exciting news about future developments…
中国环境进程的观察者——我与“中外对话”
Sep 7 • 18 min
马天杰专访(上)
LIVE Episode! “Podcasting in the ‘Jing”
Aug 8 • 76 min
A live recording from an event July 5th in Beijing
绿色电力,从国内走向海外
Jul 19 • 29 min
嘉宾:华北电力大学 袁家海
Can Blockchain be Green?
Jul 11 • 22 min
In today’s episode, we check the millennial box and take a look at blockchain — and its energy implications. Alarming headlines came out earlier this year charting the rising energy consumption of Bitcoin and tracing the majority of its mining…
左手科研 右手实践——中国生态保护的草根创变者
Jul 5 • 23 min
访谈嘉宾:生态保护社会企业大戟自然联合创始人宋晴川、赵兴峰
Turning Smog into Diamonds: Environmental Art in China
Jun 27 • 27 min
Guest: Dr. Kathinka Fürst, Assistant Adjunct Professor of Environmental Policy, Duke Kunshan University
环境维权英雄王灿发
Jun 21 • 29 min
访谈嘉宾:中国政法大学教授王灿发
How to be Zero Waste in China
Jun 13 • 27 min
Meet Joe and Carrie, the couple spreading the zero waste gospel in China. The dynamic duo opened the first zero waste store, “The Bulk House”, in China this year, selling products to help others live the zero waste lifestyle they adhere to. In…
来一场负责任的生态旅行!
Jun 7 • 30 min
访谈嘉宾:生态旅行企业生地行创始人罗鹏
Legal Weapons in China’s War on Pollution
May 30 • 27 min
Guest: Dimitri de Boer, Chief Representative, ClientEarth China Programme
吾水清源,为农村水安全发声
May 23 • 25 min
访谈嘉宾:MyH2O水信息平台创始人任晓媛
Conserving Water Along China’s Old Silk Road
May 16 • 30 min
Guest: Jiang Liping, Senior Irrigation Engineer, World Bank
Healthy Diet, Healthy Planet
May 2 • 24 min
Solar panels and wind turbines are probably the first things that come to mind when you think of solutions to climate change. A less prominent but equally critical solution is adopting a plant-based diet. Studies show that the meat industry…
与“保护地友好体系”发起人解焱面对面
Apr 25 • 29 min
访谈嘉宾:中国科学院动物研究所解焱副研究员
Treating Healthcare’s Environmental Side Effects
Apr 18 • 23 min
Doctors abide by a millennia-old Hippocratic oath to “do no harm.” This oath usually refers to patient care, but today’s guest thinks the motto should extend to the environmental standards of the healthcare industry as well. Zhao Ang is the…
Cats Without Borders: Conserving Snow Leopards
Apr 4 • 27 min
Have you ever crossed frozen rivers to climb 4,000-meter ridges in search of snow leopards? This is a normal day “in the office” for Dr Justine Shanti Alexander. As a Regional Ecologist for the Snow Leopard Trust, Justine supports snow leopard…
Live! From the Bookworm! The Biggest Stories from 2017
Mar 21 • 48 min
Guests: Sophie Lu, Head of China Research at BNEF, Huw Slater, Research Manager at CCF, Dr. Xu Shengnian, Project Officer at GEI
Fashion Forward: Greening China’s Apparel Manufacturing
Mar 7 • 26 min
Guest: Linda Greer, Senior Scientist, Health Program, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
Playing Serious Games for Policy Change
Feb 14 • 26 min
Guests: Jennifer Turner, Director of the Wilson Center’s China Environment Forum, and Elizabeth Newbury, Director of the Wilson Center’s Serious Games Initiative
Air Quality Innovations: Finding Data in the Smog
Jan 31 • 23 min
Guest: Liam Bates, Co-Founder & CEO, Kaiterra
A Slice of Sustainability: China’s first F&B B Corp
Jan 17 • 26 min
Jade Gray set out with a mission to create the “Patagonia of Pizza.” Originally from New Zealand, today’s guest has pioneered sustainable entrepreneurship in Beijing over the past two decades. He is the co-founder of Gung Ho! Ventures, which…
Winter Break!
Jan 3 • 1 min
Happy New Year
做环境记者是一种怎样的体验呢?—— 采访澎湃新闻石毅
Dec 28, 2017 • 20 min
访谈嘉宾:澎湃新闻记者石毅
Oh Dam! Pumping Sustainability into Chinese Hydropower Investments
Dec 20, 2017 • 25 min
Guest: Stephanie Jensen-Cormier, China Program Director, International Rivers
Every Bite Counts!资深食品安全工作者如何看待中国农业与食物的未来
Dec 13, 2017 • 29 min
访谈嘉宾:绿色和平东亚办公室食品与农业资深项目主任王婧
Following the Belt and Road to COP
Dec 6, 2017 • 33 min
An Interview with Sam Geall of chinadialogue
简化生活,花泥再造——余元的零浪费生活
Nov 30, 2017 • 15 min
社会企业The Bulk House/好思创始人余元Carrie
Bonn Voyage, Part 2: Inside COP Negotiations
Nov 22, 2017 • 25 min
Guest: Li Shuo, Senior Climate and Energy Policy Officer at Greenpeace East Asia
Bonn Voyage, Part 1: Voices of COP23
Nov 20, 2017 • 17 min
BONUS Episode Featuring Al Gore, CYCAN, Panda Green Energy, Renmin University, and Marshall Island Poets
Battle of the Brands: Greening Global Supply Chains
Nov 15, 2017 • 25 min
Guest: Helen Ding, Green Supply Chain Project Manager, Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs (IPE)
扎根农村分拣垃圾的海归硕士——陈立雯
Nov 8, 2017 • 27 min
访谈嘉宾:一线环保工作者陈立雯
Reeling in China’s ‘Trash Fish’ Problem
Nov 1, 2017 • 26 min
Guests: Zhou Wei and Yang Yi, Oceans Campaigners, Greenpeace East Asia
解读“中国城市绿色低碳发展指数”,评价“十二五”城市低碳转型努力
Oct 25, 2017 • 18 min
访谈嘉宾:绿色创新发展中心项目主任、高级分析师,杨鹂博士
Antarctic Ambitions: Environmental Education for China’s Youth
Oct 18, 2017 • 24 min
Guest: Songqiao Yao, Founder, WildBound
新能源汽车在中国的推广概况和经验
Oct 12, 2017 • 25 min
访谈嘉宾:国际清洁交通委员会中国团队研究员崔洪阳
Bamboo: the Green and Great Grass
Oct 4, 2017 • 20 min
In this episode, we sit down with Charlotte King, a Communications Specialist at the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR), to learn about the global efforts to scale up bamboo agriculture. Charlotte explains some of the biology behind this…
本土NGO在中国应对气候变化中发挥的作用
Sep 27, 2017 • 20 min
访谈嘉宾:全球环境研究所执行秘书季琳
Carbon Exchanges: California & China
Sep 20, 2017 • 26 min
Guest: Chris Busch, Research Director, Energy Innovation
Low-Carbon, High Rise: China’s Green City Future
Sep 6, 2017 • 22 min
Guest: Chenzi Yiyang, Sustainable Urban Development Analyst, GIZ
Summer Break!
Aug 23, 2017 • 3 min
Guests: The hosts of Environment China
Counteracting Climate Change through Geoengineering
Aug 9, 2017 • 29 min
Guest: Professor John Moore, Chief Scientist, College of Global Change and Earth System Science, Beijing Normal University
Beneath the Surface: Soil Pollution and Environmental Journalism
Jul 26, 2017 • 27 min
Guest: Lucy Hornby, China Correspondent and Deputy Beijing Bureau Chief, Financial Times
The Public v. Pollution
Jul 12, 2017 • 24 min
Guest: Ma Rongzhen, Public Interest Lawyer, Friends of Nature
Green [Soy]Beans
Jun 28, 2017 • 26 min
Guest: Isabel Nepstad, Programme Manager at Solidaridad
Citizen Science in China
Jun 14, 2017 • 25 min
Guests: Elizabeth Tyson, Global Fellow at the Wilson Center & Dr. Peng Kui, Program Manager at Global Environmental Institute (GEI)
Green Power 3: Think Small
May 31, 2017 • 28 min
Guest: Eric Martinot, Executive Director of the Global Initiative for Distributed and Local Energy (DALE)
Green Power 2: Power Sector Reform
May 17, 2017 • 27 min
Guest: Christopher James, Principal, Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)
Green Power 1: China’s Olympic Energy Ambitions
May 3, 2017 • 29 min
Guest: Anders Hove, Associate Director of Research at the Paulson Institute (Beijing).
Nature Conservation: There’s an App for That
Apr 18, 2017 • 22 min
Guest: Irene Xiangying Shi, Nature Watch Program Manager, Shanshui Conservation Center
Banking our Future on Green Finance
Apr 5, 2017 • 25 min
Guest: Calvin Quek, Head of Sustainable Finance, Greenpeace East Asia
Air Pollution Solutions: An End to China’s Smog?
Mar 22, 2017 • 25 min
Guest: Tonny Xie, Director for the Secretariat of the Clean Air Alliance of China (CAAC)
“Sustaining the Future”: Green Media for China’s Millennials
Mar 8, 2017 • 20 min
Guest: Wu Yanyang, Founder and President of Kedao Media
Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform in China
Feb 22, 2017 • 23 min
Guest: Liu Shuang, Program Officer at Energy Foundation China
Bringing Sustainable Farming to the Table in Beijing
Feb 8, 2017 • 17 min
Guest: Erica Huang, Founder, Farm to Neighbors
Sludge to Energy: A Forgotten Renewable?
Jan 25, 2017 • 19 min
An interview with Jennifer Turner, Director of the China Environment Forum at the Wilson Center
Water Risk in China: What are the Numbers?
Jan 13, 2017 • 19 min
An interview with Hubert Thieriot of China Water Risk
Hello and Welcome!
Jan 9, 2017 • 1 min
Welcome to Environment China, a new podcast from the Beijing Energy Network