The REAL Reason Extinction Rebellion Protests

Hi everyone, I hope you’re all well. So, I know I said I wasn’t going to talk any more about climate change activists, but, given the events of the past week, I unfortunately felt like I had no choice. The past seven days has been International Rebellion Week; a self-imposed week of climate change action […]

Record Radiation Levels At Fukushima Nuclear Plant

JAISAL NOOR: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. In Japan, the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors are continuing to emit record levels of dangerous radiation. Now the Japanese government has stepped in and pledged nearly $500 million to help stop the leaks. Now joining us to stop this discuss this […]

Grand Coulee Dam: A Man-Made Marvel (Full Movie)

[ wind ]>>A century ago, many looked at the Columbia Basin as a vast wasteland. But a few dreamers saw something more, an idea to turn that harsh landscape into acres of farmland. [ Music ]>>These visionaries understood the potential of the Columbia River. The power to irrigate, create energy, and control flows would become […]

Turning Animal Waste in Energy in Viet Nam

Its mid-morning in Sóc Sơn District, an hour’s drive north of Hanoi. A team of technicians is setting up a new system for a family to cook their food and heat water. It uses a special fuel made from animal waste known as biogas. This is just one of tens of thousands of biogas units […]

Nuclear Reactor Unprepared For Global Warming

an stunning to fairly innocuous story a reactor at the millstone nuclear plant in waterford connecticut and i remember the nuclear plant will actually i went to a college right around there and uh… the cooler students who would live off campus of which i was not one uh… would off rent make these nice […]

Unimpounded Hydropower for the Poor (XPRIZE Proposal)

Hydroelectricity is one of our cheapest and most reliable forms of renewable energy. Unfortunately, it has a lot of environmental side effects because of its reliance on dams and moving parts, like turbines, to turn kinetic energy into electricity. These make life difficult for salmon and a lot of other kinds of fish, plus it’s […]

What If We Burned ALL the Fossil Fuels? | Hot Mess 🌎

Buried beneath your feet are trillions of tons of dead plants and algae. Over millions of years, their carbon-rich bodies have been compressed under so much heat and pressure that they’ve transformed into energy-rich fossils. In fact, we call them ‘fossil fuels’ since we burn them to release their energy. But burning this coal, oil […]

The Romaine complex: A new generation of hydropower pioneers

♪ The Romaine complex A new generation of hydropower pionners An imprssive project in harmony with nature Energy tht is clean, renewable, reliable and abundant Four generating stations with reservoirs Romaine-1 Romaine-2 Romaine-3 Romaine-4 Complex’s installed capacity : 1,550 MW 8 billion kWh a year Start of construction: 2009 End of construction: 2021 Jobs created […]

Funding Conservation in North Carolina

– This is Duke University. – Good afternoon, everybody. Thank you all for coming. It’s a pleasure to see you here on a beautiful day here in Durham. I’m sure it’s beautiful in Chapel Hill too but. (audience laughs) But in any event, thanks for coming inside for this event. We are honored today to […]

Fukushima 360: walk through a ghost town in the nuclear disaster zone

No one told us about the fact that radioactive clouds were drifting above our heads. Even when we saw the explosion on TV, we thought we would be safe. Before the accident, there were lots of children here. It was a very lively area, but there is no one here after the accident. The level […]